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ATV crash injures two in Madison County

MADISON COUNTY, MO (KFVS) -

Two people are injured when two ATV's collide in Madison County Saturday night.

According to the Missouri State Highway Patrol it happened around 9:15 last night.

Craig Slinkard, 22 and Benjamin Slinkard, 20 of Fredericktown were both riding ATV's northbound on Route O.

That's when troopers say Benjamin Slinkard rear-ended the other ATV and was thrown from the four-wheeler.

Linley Cureton, 22 of Fredericktown was riding on the back of the second ATV and was also ejected.

Benjamin Slinkard had minor injuries. Cureton was moderately injured in the crash. Both were both taken to a Madison County hospital for treatment.

Craig Slinkard was not injured.

Troopers say none of the riders was wearing a helmet.

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