Eagle Rock man arrested after bike wreck
64-year-old's Harley runs off roadway, hits tree
An Eagle Rock man was injured and arrested after a wreck on Thursday at 9:10 p.m. on Route J in Golden.
According to a Missouri State Highway Patrol report, George Gardner, 64, of Eagle Rock, was riding a 2011 Harley Davidson motorcycle northbound when his bike ran off the roadway, ejected the driver and struck a tree.
Gardner suffered serious injuries and was transported to Arkansas Regional Hospital in Rogers, Ark.
He was wearing a safety device, and the motorcycle suffered moderate damage.
At 9:40 p.m., Gardner was arrested on charges of misdemeanor driving while intoxicated and failure to drive on the right half of the roadway, resulting in a crash.