UTV Accident Claims Life of 12-Year-Old Winfield Girl

Winfield, TN (2018-10-15) A 12-year-old girl was fatally injured in a side-by-side accident Sunday afternoon in Winfield.

Ashlyn Jame Nichole Moore, 12, of Winfield was fatally injured in a UTV accident on Kingtown  Road around 2:00 p.m. Sunday afternoon.  According to a preliminary accident report filed by Trooper Steven Ward of the Tennessee Highway Patrol, Moore was reportedly the operator of 2016 Arctic Cat UTV side-by-side that was traveling north on Kingtown Road.  Authorities say that Moore lost control of the vehicle in the 400 block, resulting in the vehicle overturning.

Moore was killed in the accident.  A 10-year-old passenger in the vehicle, identified as Noah Moore, was also injured.  Authorities say that both occupants were wearing their seatbelts.

Moore was a 7th grade student at Burchfield Elementary School.