A Mexico teen was taken for medical treatment after being injured in an accident the morning of Thursday, September 21, 2023.
According to Mexico Public Safety it happened in the 600 block of West Boulevard when a teen was driving an off-road vehicle on the area residential side streets.
When officers arrived in the area the vehicle had crashed. Mexico Public Safety says responding personnel found the 17-year-old girl whose name was not released had been driving the off-road vehicle on the streets for recreational purposes, when she failed to maintain control of the vehicle and it rolled.
Both the driver and another 17-year-old girl were thrown from the vehicle.
The passenger was taken for medical treatment by a family member.
Her injuries were treated and she was released.
The driver did not require medical treatment.