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April 7, 2021Fairfax, Mo. |  By: Jeremy Werner

MSHP: ATV wreck injures several juveniles

FAIRAX, Mo. - The Missouri State Highway Patrol is investigating an ATV crash that injured two teens and a preteen. The Patrol says it happened on 300th Street, three miles south of Fairfax, at 6:30 p.m. Monday.

Authorities say a 12-year-old Rockport girl who was driving the ATV lost control, skidded, and overturned into a ditch. The girl suffered serious injuries and was taken to Community Hospital in Fairfax by private vehicle.

Two passengers, a 14-year-old boy and a 15-year-old boy, suffered moderate and serious injuries. Both were taken to Community Hospital in Fairfax by ambulance. No one was wearing a helmet.