An ATV accident sent four people to the hospital Sunday evening.

According to Chief Deputy Sheriff Michael Rothschadl, rescue crews were summoned to a point near the intersection of 298th St. and 447th Ave. at 9:50 p.m. Sunday night for an ATV accident involving four juveniles.

“One was pinned under the ATV and they were all taken to the hospital,” Rothschadl told the Press & Dakotan.

He said that two were airlifted to Sioux Falls while the other two were transported to Avera Sacred Heart Hospital.

Rothschadl said the Yankton County Sheriff’s office is investigating the cause of the accident.

Yankton County EMS, the Yankton Fire Department, the Yankton County Sheriff’s Office and Irene Fire all responded to the incident.

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