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12-year-old seriously injured after ATV hits house

Troopers said the 12-year-old was driving east on Main Terrace when she traveled off the road and down an embankment.

Posted: Aug 4, 2020 8:49 AM

(RUSHVILLE, Mo.) A 12-year-old girl was seriously hurt after the ATV she was driving hit a residence, according to the Missouri State Highway Patrol.

The accident happened around 4:45 p.m. Monday on Main Terrace and 4th Street in Rushville.

Troopers said the 12-year-old was driving east on Main Terrace when she traveled off the road and down an embankment. The ATV struck a residence.

The girl was life-flighted to the hospital with serious injuries.

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