A Dieterich teen was injured in an ATV accident Friday in Union Township, according to the Effingham County Sheriff's Office.

Authorities said Trenton M. Spence, 18, was traveling west on 300th Ave. on a 1998 Kawasaki KX125 at 12:50 p.m. when he lost control of the ATV and went into the ditch, causing the ATV to flip.

Spence was transported to HSHS St. Anthony's Memorial Hospital for treatment of non-incapacitating injuries. Spence was cited for operating an ATV on a roadway.