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According to the Prentiss County Sheriff’s Department, the rider collided with a tree in the area of the Highway 30 East and Highway 4 intersection.

Posted: Jan 25, 2018 10:09 AM

PRENTISS COUNTY, Miss. (WTVA) – An ATV rider was airlifted to the hospital after colliding with a tree.

According to the Prentiss County Sheriff’s Department, the rider collided with a tree in the area of the Highway 30 East and Highway 4 intersection.

The wreck happened sometime near 3 p.m. Wednesday.

The sheriff’s department says the rider was not wearing a helmet and was airlifted to the North Mississippi Medical Center in Tupelo for treatment.

The rider's current condition is unknown.

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