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Teen seriously injured in ATV crash in Reynolds County, MO

REYNOLDS COUNTY, MO (KFVS) -

A St. Louis teen was seriously injured in an ATV crash Saturday morning in Reynolds County, Mo.

The crash happened on County Road 410 about 10-miles east of Ellington around 11:45 a.m.

According to the Missouri Highway Patrol, a 17-year-old was driving a Polaris Sportsman ATV, he drove off the side of the road hit a tree stump, and was thrown from the vehicle.

Due to the extent of his injuries, the teen was flown to a hospital in Cape Girardeau.

Troopers report the teen was not wearing safety equipment.

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