by: Scott McCaulley

A woman from Kimberling City sustains serious injuries in an ATV accident on a Douglas County Road Sunday afternoon.

The Accident Report from the Missouri Highway Patrol indicates an ATV driven by 19-year-old Taylor Ridenour attempted to pass another ATV when she lost control of her vehicle and struck the other vehicle ejected people from both vehicle.

Only minor injuries were reported for the driver and occupant of the other ATV who were identified as Colby Nicol and Johnny Welker of Ava, who both refused treatment at the scene.

Ridenour was taken to Cox South in Springfield for treatment of her injuries.