Teen killed in sledding accident

January 19, 2009 6:51:13 PM PST
A teenager has been killed in a sledding accident in Rockland County.The 13-year-old girl was killed Monday afternoon while sledding on a golf course in Haverstraw. The victim and a friend were riding an innertube that crashed into a tree.

Police say the victim died after suffering head and neck trauma.

The second girl was not seriously hurt.

Investigators say children have been warned not to sled at the golf course because it's not an approved sledding site.

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