Missouri Auto Accident: minor from Springfield breaks leg while riding UTV

(STL.News) The Missouri Highway Patrol reported a traffic accident.  We regret to report this accident/news but wish that everybody involved, and their families the best.

Missouri Auto Accident Report: resulting in the broken leg of a minor from Springfield, Missouri

  1. Date: May 29, 2021
  2. Time: 12:50 pm
  3. Number of Vehicles: 1 (one)
  4. Driver Name (1): Juvenile (14) from Springfield, Missouri
  5. Driver Name (2): N/A
  6. Injury Driver (1): Minor
  7. Injury Driver (2): N/A
  8. Vehicle Description (1): 2017 Polaris Ranger UTV
  9. Vehicle Description (2): N/A
  10. Incident ID Number: 210263331
  11. County: Greene County
  12. Location: Private Property – along E Farm road 164 approximately 2 miles west of Rogersville, Missouri
  13. Driver Insurance (1): None
  14. Driver Insurance (2): N/A
  15. Vehicle (s) Direction: Southbound
  16. Investigated by: CPL E Mueller #1292
  17. Troop: Troop D
  18. Misc. Information: vehicle attempted to make a left turn as the passenger’s leg was outside the confines of the vehicle and the leg was broken as the vehicle overturned.

It is the law in Missouri to:

  • Wear a Seat-belt
  • Have auto insurance
  • Obey the laws
  • Do NOT drive while under the influence of alcohol or drug use