Biker wrecks, found in to rocky creek bed

By Heartland News

MAKANDA, IL (KFVS) - A Marion, IL man is severely injured in a motorcycle wreck in Jackson County.

Jackson County deputies say 27-year-old James Anderson was riding his motorcycle on Makanda Road just north of Wiley Lane around 6 p.m. Saturday.

Investigators say the bike left the roadway, drove down an embankment and came to rest in a rocky creek bed.

Anderson was not wearing a helmet and suffered severe injuries in the crash.

He was flown to a St. Louis hospital for treatment. No word on his condition.

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