Motorcyclist hits deer on westbound I-70, sustains moderate injuries
Posted on Tuesday, April 27th, 2021
COLUMBIA, MO – A 58-year-old motorcyclist sustained moderate injuries after hitting a deer on westbound I-70 early Monday morning.
Missouri State Highway Patrol reports Barry S. Durham was traveling west on I-70 on a 2019 Honda Goldwing. He hit a deer causing the motorcycle to overturn and come to a rest on the shoulder. The accident happened at mile marker 121 around 1:12 a.m.
Durham was transported to University Hospital. He was wearing a seat belt.
The motorcycle sustained extensive damages.
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