Russia, NY (WIBX) - A Poland teen was seriously injured in an ATV accident in the Town of Russia.

State Police say 16-year old Alexander Batson was operating his three-wheeler on Russia Road early Sunday morning when he lost control of the ATV.

The ATV overturned and Batson was ejected from the vehicle. He was found by a passerby, who contacted 911.  Troopers say Batson, who was not wearing a helmet, suffered head injuries.

He was taken to St. Elizabeth Medical Center and the transferred to University Hospital in Syracuse.