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13-year-old injured after motorcycle crash at state park

FARMINGTON, MO (KFVS) -

A teenager was injured Saturday following an motorcycle crash at a state park in St. Francois County.

It happened around 1:35 p.m. in the off-road ATV area at St. Joe State Park, 3/10 of a mile east of Monsanto Lake.

According to the highway patrol, a 13-year-old male from Springfield, Mo. was going westbound on a Yamaha YZ125 in the sand flats when he hit a 3-foot-tall birm, went airborne for 52-feet and was thrown after hitting another birm.

The teenager received moderate injuries and was taken by car to a Farmington hospital.

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