Ekland man seriously injured in bike wreck
Motorcycle hits deer on Hwy. 90 Tuesday morning
An Ekland man was injured in a wreck on Tuesday at 4:45 a.m. on Highway 90, two miles west of Washburn.
According to a Missouri State Highway Patrol report, Don Bickford, 57, of Ekland, was driving a 2002 Kawasaki Voyager XII eastbound when his motorcycle struck a deer in the roadway.
Bickford suffered serious injuries and was transported to Mercy Hospital in Springfield.
He was wearing a safety device, and damage to the motorcycle was extensive.