The Missouri State Highway Patrol reported an injury accident involving a motorcycle, Monday afternoon in Benton County.


The accident occurred just after 2:00, on Route AC, one mile west of Highway 65. The 2006 Harley Davidson Road King struck a deer in the roadway, then overturned, and travelled off the right side of the road.


63-year old Herbert T. Cooke, of Lincoln, suffered moderate injuries in the accident and was taken to Bothwell Regional Health Center, by private vehicle, for treatment.
According to the report, the motorcycle had extensive damage.

Kurt Parsons