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ATV crash injures Mt. Vernon teen


A 15-year-old Mt. Vernon boy is in an Evansville, Indiana hospital following an ATV crash.

Illinois State Police say the teen lost control of the Yamaha on Wayne County road 250 due to his speed on loose gravel.

Police say he ran off the road and into a ditch.  

The boy was found unconscious in a puddle by a passer-by about 8:20 Tuesday night.

The 15-year-old was airlifted to the hospital for treatment of his injuries.

No word on his condition has been released.

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