Meadville Man Injured In Motorcycle Accident
Date 2014/7/28 9:51:41 | Topic: Accidents
|A Meadville man was hurt when the motorcycle he was operating overturned west of LaPlata Saturday afternoon.|
34 year old Benjamin King of Meadville was taken to Northeast Regional Medical Center at Kirksville with what the highway patrol called moderate injuries.
The accident was 1 mile west of LaPlata on Highway 156. The westbound motorcycle went out of control and overturned, throwing King off. The motorcycle then slid into the eastbound lane and hit a sport utility vehicle driven by 23 year old Brittney Fulton of LaPlata. She was not reported hurt.
Damage was described as moderate to the motorcycle and minor to the SUV. Both persons were wearing seatbelts.
The highway patrol arrest report shows Benjamin King is accused of driving while intoxicated, careless and imprudent driving involving a crash, and no proof of insurance.