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Teen suffers concussion while riding in truck bed, Yavapai County deputies arrest driver

The truck hit an embankment at high speed, ejecting a 14-year-old riding in the bed.

YAVAPAI COUNTY, Ariz. — A teenage boy was injured while riding in the back of an off-roading truck, and Yavapai County deputies arrested the driver.

Deputies were tipped off about video from last month allegedly showing 38-year-old Quintin Causey driving a truck near Bagdad.

The truck hit an embankment at high speed, ejecting a 14-year-old riding in the bed. The teen suffered a large cut and a concussion.

He is expected to recover.

Causey has been charged with reckless driving and endangerment.