A 51-year old Clinton man was injured Wednesday night after his motorcycle struck a deer in the roadway.

The Missouri State Highway Patrol reported the accident around 9:20, on Highway 2 just west of Windsor, in Henry County.

According to the online crash report, a 2003 Harley Davidson motorcycle was traveling west, when the bike struck a deer. The motorcycle then overturned and ejected the driver.

The driver, 51-year old Richard D. Holder, of Clinton, suffered moderate injuries in the wreck. Holder was taken to Western Missouri Medical Center, in Warrensburg, for treatment.

Kurt Parsons