BOONVILLE, Mo – A motorcycle accident outside Boonville on eastbound I-70, severely injured a Columbia resident.

A crash report says Gary Holcomb, 55, was thrown from the cycle after it left the road and hit a guard rail east of the 103 mile marker.

Holcomb was taken to University Hospital for treatment.

He faces informal charges for careless and imprudent driving, as well as possession of marijuana and drug paraphernalia.