Serious Injury Following Four-Wheeler Accident In Maeystown

Serious Injury Following Four-Wheeler Accident In Maeystown

A 9-year boy was seriously injured this morning in a four-wheeler accident in the Maeystown Civic Association Park. The young man and his father were riding in the park when one of the vehicles slammed into a tree.

A Monroe County ambulance, along with sheriff’s deputies and firefighters from Maeystown and Waterloo rushed to the scene. A Survival Flight helicopter landed in the park and transported the young man to Children’s Hospital in St. Louis.

His current condition has not been released. Relatives are thanking everyone for their prayers and well wishes.

Firefighters investigate the accident scene after the helicopter lifted off.