Olympia woman dies in ATV accident at Oregon Dunes

Elle Jean Powell, 19, of Olympia, died Saturday around 9:30pm after being struck by an ATV at Winchester Bay, Oregon.

According to a report in The Oregonian, Powell was watching an ATV jumping event at Oregon Dunes National Recreation Area when she ran into the path of an airborne ATV. Although CPR was performed on Powell, she died of her injuries at the accident scene.

The driver of the ATV was Jonathan Shonk, 21, of Rogue River; he was not injured in the ATV accident.

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