12-year-old suffers traumatic injuries after being run over by ATV

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A 12-year-old boy was run over by an ATV in Mooresville, according to the Iredell County Sheriff's Office. 

The incident occurred in the 100 block of Eastridge Ln. in the woods behind a residence. The ATV was laying on the boys neck. 

The Sheriff's Office says the child has traumatic injuries, and was transported as a priority patient to the Carolinas Medical Center. 

No other information has been released at this time.