Clinton Man Injured in Motorcycle Accident in Benton County
A Clinton man was injured in a motorcycle accident that occurred early Saturday morning in Benton County.
The Missouri State Highway Patrol reports that a westbound 2013 Harley Davidson, driven by 23-year-old William Hawkins of Clinton, was on Route C at Heerman Road around 1:45 when the motorcycle left the roadway and struck a ditch. The Harley then overturned, ejecting the driver.
Hawkins suffered serious injuries and was flown to KU Medical Center by Life Flight.
The Harey had moderate damage.