ATV crash injures boy, 11, near Monroe

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Associated Press

Posted on July 31, 2013 at 12:32 PM

Updated Wednesday, Jul 31 at 12:32 PM

CORVALLIS, Ore. (AP) — An 11-year-old boy is in serious condition after an ATV crash on a farm near Monroe.

The Benton County sheriff's office says the boy's 8-year-old brother was driving Monday evening when their ATV crashed.

The Corvallis Gazette-Times reports (http://bit.ly/1cnY7mM) the 11-year-old was airlifted to Oregon Health & Science University Hospital in Portland. The 8-year-old was treated at Good Samaritan Hospital Regional Medical Center in Corvallis. His injuries are described as non-life-threatening.

The boys' father was working on some equipment at the time. The boys were riding toward hime and he saw them crash.

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Information from: Gazette-Times, http://www.gtconnect.com

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