Man taken to hospital following ATV rollover in Mercedes

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Photo from the scene. (Source: Texas DPS)

One man was taken to the hospital following an ATV rollover on Monday.

Troopers said the rollover occurred on Mile 12 1/2, west of mile 2 west, just before 2 p.m.

The driver of the ATV overturned the vehicle while making a turn off a public roadway, according to authorities.

The man was airlifted to a local hospital with injuries. His current condition is unknown at this time.

DPS Troopers want to remind everyone that ATV’s are for off-road use only and should not be used on public roadways.

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