PIERZ -- A 13-year-old boy is hurt after the vehicle he was riding in hit a tree.

The crash happened just after 7:30 a.m. Monday about a mile east of Pierz.

The Morrison County Sheriff's Office says a 16-year-old boy was driving westbound on 153rd Street when he lost control, went off the road and crashed into the tree.

The 13-year-old was taken to St. Gabriel's Hospital in Little Falls with unknown injuries. The 16-year-old driver was not hurt.

Sheriff Shawn Larsen has not released the names of the boys involved.

Enter your number to get our mobile branded app

Have WJON News Sent to Your Inbox

Subscribe to the WJON Newsletter and have top local news headlines sent to your inbox every day.