DUNKLIN COUNTY, Mo. (KAIT) - ATV crashes in 2 separate counties seriously injured 3 people Sunday, including 2 teen boys in Southeast Missouri.
According to the Missouri State Highway Patrol, Kody J. Johnson, 14, was driving 1998 Kawasaki ATV on Route EE about a mile north of Kennett.
Just after 10 p.m., Johnson tried to turn left and crashed into a 2019 Polaris ATV, driven by Elijah W. Hobbs, 17.
The crash caused both vehicles to overturn before ejecting Hobbs and Johnson.
A helicopter took Hobbs to Regional One Health in Memphis, TN.
An ambulance took Johnson to Hayti Memorial Hospital.
The crash report states both drivers didn’t have a seat belt on.
In Scott County, Rebecca S. Williamson was driving south on County Road 401 around 8:45 p.m.
The 38-year-old Sikeston woman ran off the road about a mile south of Benton and overturned.
An ambulance took her to St. Francis Medical Center in Cape Girardeau.
The report states Williamson did have a seat belt on.