ST. CLAIR COUNTY, Mo. — A Lee’s Summit motorcyclist is in serious condition after an accident in St. Clair County Saturday morning.

Shortly before 11 a.m. Saturday, Missouri State Highway Patrol reported being sent to Route CC (five miles southeast of Lowry City). Upon arrival, it was discovered that William Havens, 64, attempted to drive his motorcycle around a corner too fast, running the motorcycle into a fence and then a ditch.

Havens was diagnosed with serious injuries at the scene. Air Ambulance transported Havens to St. Luke’s on the Plaza Hospital for treatment.