HARRISON COUNTY, Mo. — A Pattonsburg teen was seriously injured during a utility vehicle crash in Harrison County Tuesday afternoon.

According to the Missouri Highway Patrol, 15-year-old Ellie Sperry was riding on private property, two miles northeast of McFall Road around 4:00 p.m. Tuesday.

It was reported that the Polaris Ranger traveled down a steep embankment and overturned, ejecting Sperry.

She was taken by private vehicle to Harrison County Community Hospital before being transferred to Children’s Mercy Hospital by ambulance.