May 26, 2005
Memphis Teen Seriously Hurt In ATV Crash
A Memphis teenager was seriously injured in an all-terrain vehicle accident in Schuyler County at 5:30 p.m. on May 18th.
According to the Missouri State Highway Patrol, Gary L. Perrilles, 17, was driving a 2003 Honda ATV north on Route A, one mile south of Downing when he struck a second ATV and was ejected from his ride.
The second ATV was driven by Andrew M. Cowell, 17, of Arbela.
Perrilles was taken by Air Evac helicopter to Northeast Regional Medical Center in Kirksville.
The accident was investigated by the Missouri State Highway Patrol with the assistance of the Schuyler County Sheriff’s Department and the Schuyler County Ambulance Service.