Three teens injured in Lincoln County ATV crash - KMOV.com

Three teens injured in Lincoln County ATV crash

(KMOV.com) – Three 14 year olds are hospitalized after an accident involving an all-terrain vehicle on Friday.

The accident happened just after 8 p.m. in an open field near Point Royale Drive and Scott Road.

Authorities tell News 4 that Emily Schuette, 14, of Moscow Mills was driving the ATV into a wooded area when she apparently lost control and struck a tree.

Schuette suffered minor injuries, but two passengers, Lauren Reichert and Phillip Tonnage, both of Troy, Missouri, were more seriously injured. Reichert and Tonnage were airlifted to a St. Louis hospital.

Authorities the teens were not wearing seatbelts.

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