4 Injured In ATV Accident In Madison County

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TROY, IL (KTVI)– Four people have been injured in an ATV accident near Troy, Illinois.

It happened Monday evening in the 1200 block of Baurer Road.

Deputies determined two all terrain vehicles collided injuring four individuals.  An investigation determined that two all terrain vehicles were traveling south on Bauer Road, when the lead vehicle stopped, the second vehicle struck the back of the lead vehicle.

Both all terrain vehicles were four wheeler type all terrain vehicles and each four wheeler contained one driver and one passenger.

One all terrain vehicles was operated by an 11-year-old and had a 19-year-old passenger.  The other all terrain vehicle was operated by an 18-year-old and had a 15-year-old passenger.

All four individuals were taken to local hospitals for non life threatening injuries.