A Pierce City man was injured in a motorcycle crash at 4:40 p.m. yesterday a mile south of Pierce City on Lawrence County Farm Road 2235.
According to the Missouri State Highway Patrol, Donald Morrow, age unavailable, driver of the motorcycle, sustained moderate injuries and was taken to St. John's Regional Medical Center in Joplin.
The wreck occurred when the eastbound motorcycle was traveling too fast for conditions and failed to negotiate a curve. The motorcycle went off the road and struck a tree.
Investigating the crash was Trooper Rob Creasey.