ATV CRASH: Child Injured, Father Charged

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An Urbandale father faces charges of driving drunk and child endangerment following an ATV crash.

Police say the incident happened Saturday on private property in West Des Moines. Thirty-two-year-old Andrew Stamatelos told police he and his seven-year-old daughter were thrown from the ATV after he hit a cement sewer pipe on the side of the road. Police say they weren’t wearing helmets.

Stamatelos blood alcohol level was measured at .104 during a breath test at the scene. The legal driving limit is .08.

The girl was taken to the hospital with several broken bones that required surgery.