MEMPHIS, Mo – Late Wednesday afternoon, July 27, a Memphis Missouri driver was seriously injured after a collision with a deer on County Road 558, 2 miles northwest of Memphis.

Samuel Gottman, 38, was ejected from a motorcycle as it hit the deer moving eastbound.  Injuries sustained by Gottman were described as serious, and were treated at Scotland Memorial before he was flown by Air Evac to Blessing Hospital.