Teen hospitalized after falling from ATV
(Le Center, MN) – A teenage boy was injured after falling from an ATV Sunday.
The incident happened at approximately 4:50 p.m. on Greenland Road in Elysian Township.
According to a release from the Le Sueur County Sheriff, the 14-year-old boy was standing on the rear left side of the ATV, holding onto the roof as the vehicle traveled east on Greenland Rd.
A 15-year-old boy was driving the ATV, according to the release, and there was a passenger seated in the ATV; also a 15-year-old male.
Police say the standing teen apparently lost his grip and fell off the vehicle. He sustained a possible head injury, according to the sheriff’s release.
The teen was transported to Mayo Clinic Mankato.
The incident remains under investigation.