Gamaliel man injured Saturday in ATV accident

A Baxter County man was injured early Saturday evening in an ATV accident. Fifty-seven-year-old Harold Parks of Gamaliel was transported by air ambulance to Mercy Hospital in Springfield with what were described as suspected serious injuries.

According to the crash report from the Baxter County Sheriff’s Office, Parks was on his ATV in the 600 block of Red Bank Road. He reportedly locked up the brakes, and the ATV slid in the roadway and rolled. Parks was ejected from the ATV.

Parks was reportedly not wearing a helmet in the 5:40 p.m. accident.

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