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.