Teen seriously hurt in ATV crash

Teen seriously hurt in ATV crash

NEW MADRID CO., MO (KAIT) - - A Region 8 teen was seriously injured Sunday in an ATV crash.

The crash, according to the Missouri State Highway Patrol, happened around 6:30 p.m. on County Road 245, three miles west of Risco in New Madrid County.

Ethan A. Pipkin, 16, of Malden was northbound when he lost control of his 2007 Honda ATV and was thrown from the vehicle.

The teen was flown to St. Louis Children's Hospital with unspecified serious injuries.

The MSHP crash report stated Pipkin was not wearing a safety device.

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