4 children injured in ATV Crash

4 juveniles were injured during an ATV Crash in Laclede County Thursday night. According to the Highway Patrol the Honda Rancher was being driven across a field by a 17 year old, when the ATV hit a ditch and all 4 were thrown of the vehicle. A 6 year old from Phillipsburg and the 17 year old from Strafford received minor injuries, while a 10 year old boy from Strafford and a 13 year old girl from Falcon were seriously injured and were transported to Mercy Hospital in Springfield. None of the juveniles were wearing a safety device. The incident happened on Merchant Drive 3 miles from Phillipsburg Missouri.