Teen injured in Perry County ATV accident

PERRY COUNTY, MO – A teenage boy was injured on Saturday when he flipped his ATV on a county road southwest of Menfro.

The Missouri State Highway Patrol reports that the unnamed 15-year-old was driving his 2014 Polaris Sportsman too fast for conditions when he lost control on Perry Country Road 322, west of Perry County Road 320. The ATV left the roadway, hit a tree, and flipped over.

Emergency responders arrived at the scene by 6:45 p.m. and transported the moderately injured juvenile to St. Francis Medical Center.

This article is one in a series presented by OnderLaw to inform our neighbors about car accidents and traffic news across our city. It should not be interpreted as legal advice. However, if you or someone you love has been injured in an ATV accident, we would like to discuss your case in detail. Depending on the circumstances, you may be entitled to financial compensation for your medical bills, your lost income, and other expenses. More importantly, the only way to fight for safer road conditions or fix the root cause of many accidents is to enlist the help of an experienced attorney that has the possibility to effect change and can prevent this from happening to another family. Contact us today to speak to one of our compassionate St. Louis ATV accident attorneys.