The Missouri State Highway Patrol reported an accident in Benton County, involving an ATV.

The accident occurred around 6:30 Wednesday evening, in the 28000 block of Bernard Street.

A Polaris ATV struck an embankment and flipped onto its top. The driver, 47-year-old Richard D. Beck, of Warsaw, was ejected from the ATV.

Beck suffered serious injuries in the accident. He was taken to Golden Valley Memorial Hospital, by EMS, for treatment.