MILLER COUNTY, Mo. – A motorcycle rider was injured when he ran into the rear of a car in Miller County Thursday afternoon.

Both vehicles were eastbound on Route W at Jade Road around 5:00 yesterday afternoon. The motorcycle ridden by Thomas Bashaw, 55, of Sunrise Beach, ran into the rear of a vehicle driven by Rachelle David, 37, of Independence.

Bashaw was transported to Lake Regional Hospital with moderate injuries, after the bike went off the road and overturned.