AUGUSTA, Kan. (AP) — The Kansas Highway Patrol says two teenagers who were riding horses were critically injured when they were hit by a tow truck.

The collision happened Wednesday evening near Augusta.

KAKE-TV reports the patrol says the 70-year-old tow truck driver didn't see three people on horseback as he was crossing the Walnut River Bridge and struck two of them from behind.

Eighteen-year-old Joshua Quezada and 14-year-old Piper Arnold are hospitalized in Wichita.

Another 18-year-old on horseback and the truck driver were not injured.

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Information from: KAKE-TV.