JACKSON COUNTY, Mo. – Although his injuries were reported as serious, a motorcyclist from Oak Grove refused treatment after a crash yesterday afternoon.

The Missouri Highway Patrol report says Thomas Finch, 52, was eastbound on Interstate 70 at the 27 mile marker when he crashed in Jackson County, just before 4:00 Wednesday afternoon.

Finch lost control, traveled off the roadway and was ejected when his Harley Davidson overturned.