Philo teen dies in ATV crash

Philo teen dies in ATV crash

PHILO — An autopsy will be conducted Monday on a Philo teenager who died in an ATV crash in rural Philo early Sunday morning.

Champaign County Coroner Duane Northrup said Annie Daly, 19, of Philo was a passenger in an ATV that crashed on County Road 600 N at County Road 1700 E about 2 miles south of Philo early Sunday morning.

According to a Champaign County sheriff’s report, Katheryn Daly, 24, of Philo was driving the ATV south on County Road 1700 E through the intersection and was attempting to turn east onto County Road 600 N when the ATV overturned, throwing Annie Daly from the vehicle.

Ms. Daly was taken to Carle Foundation Hospital in Urbana, where she was pronounced dead at 6:24 a.m. Sunday.

Katheryn Daly was not hurt, according to the report.

No information was available Sunday night from the Champaign County Sheriff’s Office about any tickets that may have been issued.

The death is being investigated by the Champaign County Coroner’s Office and sheriff’s office.

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