MECHANICSVILLE, Md. — We are receiving reports of an ATV accident that occurred earlier this evening that has left one seriously injured.

At approximately 11:02 p.m. on June 18, first responders were dispatched to the 42000 block of Allison Drive in Mechanicsville.

Upon arrival, crews discovered a 36-year-old male patient who was face down on the ground and unconscious. The ATV had reportedly struck a utility pole before the driver was thrown from the vehicle.

The Maryland State Police Aviation have pre-launched Trooper 7 to respond to the incident. A landing zone has been established at Oakville Elementary School as of 11:08p.m.

Fire departments and EMS are currently on the scene.

This is a developing story. We will continue to provide updates as we receive them.

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