MACON COUNTY, MO – A 51-year-old man was seriously injured in a motorcycle crash on eastbound Missouri 156 on Friday afternoon.
According to Missouri State Highway Patrol, Timothy L. Wagner was traveling east on Missouri 156 on a 2005 Harley Davidson when he hit a dog. The impact caused the motorcycle to overturn. Police report the accident happened five miles west of La Planta around 2:05 p.m.
Wagner was transported to University Hospital. He was wearing a seat belt.
The motorcycle was totaled.
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