Man injured in weekend motorcycle wreck

By Heartland News

ST. FRANCOIS COUNTY, MO (KFVS) - A Saturday afternoon motorcycle wreck injures a Desoto, Missouri man.

According to the Missouri State Highway Patrol, it happened around 3 p.m. forty-two-year-old James Galen of Desoto was driving his Harley Davidson motorcycle southbound on Berry Road just north of Timberline Drive in St. Francois County.

Troopers say Galen failed to negotiate a curve and ran off the right side of the roadway and was thrown from the bike.

He was taken by ambulance to a Ste. Genevieve hospital with moderate injuries.

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