An all-terrain vehicle accident in Canadice sent a woman and three of her children to the hospital, one by Mercy flight., on Monday night, Sept. 21, about 7:15 p.m. The accident occurred at 6963 Canadice Lake Rd.
According to the Ontario Country Sheriff’s department, Meghan M. Folts, 33, was sitting the ATV with her three children when the accelerator was pressed. Two of the children, an 11 year old daughter and a one-year old son, were ejected off the back of the ATV. The ATV crashed into a fence and overturned with Meghan and her four year old son on it. None were wearing helmets.
The Richmond Fire and Ambulance Department took three of the victims by ambulance to Strong, and the 4-year old was flown by Mercy Flight. The 4-year-old is now in guarded condition. Folts and her 1-year-old son are listed as being in stable condition.