Man airlifted following serious motorcycle crash

Local - 6/7/2014 8:06 PM by Karen Franklin
OAK HILL - A man was airlifted to a Charleston hospital after crashing his motorcycle Friday night. 

The accident happened around 11:15 p.m. on Lochgelly Road when a man lost control of his motorcycle, drove up an embankment on the opposite side of the road and hit a car.

The car received minor damage, and the driver was not hurt. The man on the motorcycle suffered serious injuries and was taken to Charleston Area Medical Center by Health-Net. 

Speed appears to be a factor in the crash, authorities told WOAY. Deputies are handling the investigation. 


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