2 toddlers seriously injured in ATV rollover crash

CLEVES, Ohio (AP) — Authorities say two toddlers have been hospitalized with serious injuries after an all-terrain vehicle they were riding with the grandfather of one of the boys rolled over near Cincinnati.

The Hamilton County Sheriff’s Office says a 42-year-old man had been riding an ATV with his 3-year-old grandson and the 2-year-old son of a family friend Tuesday evening in Miami Township.

Authorities say one of the boys grabbed the handlebar, causing the ATV to roll onto its side. All three were thrown.

Police say Peace was treated at the scene. Authorities say the 3-year-old was initially unresponsive.

The two unidentified children have been hospitalized and are listed in serious condition.

Authorities say none of the riders were wearing protective equipment or helmets.

An investigation is ongoing.

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