Teen reported missing, found hours later after being thrown from ATV


A teen who was reported missing near Williston is found hours later- injured.

Highway Patrol says 19-year-old Austin Mortenson crashed an A-T-V Sunday, about eight miles northwest of Williston.

The A-T-V went into the ditch, overturned and ejected Mortenson.

Highway Patrol does not know the time the crash happened.

But they did say Mortenson was reported missing around 11 Sunday night. 

He was found by a friend around 1 a.m. and was airlifted to Trinity Hospital in Minot. 

His condition is not known.

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