Cameron man crashes motorcycle after suffering medical event

Motorcycle Crash

A Cameron man was injured Wednesday afternoon when the motorcycle he was operating left Highway 69, struck a ditch and traveled into a fence approximately four miles south of Cameron.

An ambulance transported 58-year-old Donald Proffit to Cameron Regional Medical Center with moderate injuries. The patrol noted Proffit had a medical emergency and lost consciousness, causing the motorcycle to leave the highway and receive extensive damage, however, he was using a safety equipment.

The Cameron Fire Department and EMS assisted the patrol at the scene of the crash.