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Perryville teen seriously hurt in ATV crash

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A Perryville teen is hospitalized following an ATV crash Friday evening.

According to the Missouri State Highway Patrol, 15-year-old Zachary Lukefahr was operating a Honda ATV around 8:50 p.m. on an embankment just off Route K south of Perry County Road 616.

Troopers say Lukefahr tried to turn onto the roadway and the ATV overturned. The teen was thrown off the vehicle.

According to troopers, Lukefahr was not wearing a helmet at the time of the crash. He sustained serious injuries in the crash and was airlifted to a Cape Girardeau hospital for treatment.

No word on his condition.

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