Deer causes motorcycle wreck
Purdy man injured Tuesday on Farm Road 1040
A Purdy man was injured Tuesday in a wreck at 3:30 a.m. on Farm Road 1040, two miles west of Purdy.
According to a Missouri State Highway Patrol report, William Burch, 45, of Purdy, was riding a 2005 Triumph motorcycle southbound when his vehicle struck a deer in the roadway.
Burch suffered minor injuries and was transported by private vehicle to Cox Monett Hospital.
He was wearing a safety device, and the motorcycle sustained minor damage.