Missouri Highway Patrol responded to the scene of an accident on Tuesday, June 29th at approximately 4:50pm on County Road 10002, 0.2 miles West of NW County Road 3001 in rural Bates County.
Two juveniles riding a 2006 Suzuki LT-R450 traveling Westbound on County Road 10002 swerved to avoid an animal in the roadway. The vehicle overturned and ejected both juveniles.
Juvenile 1 a 15 male from Adrian and Juvenile 2 a 17 Female from Garden City both sustained moderate injuries and were transported by Life flight to Children’s Mercy Hospital.
The vehicle was towed from the scene by private conveyance.