A Henrietta man was taken to the hospital following an accident yesterday afternoon in Ray County.

According to the Richmond Police Department, 73 year old Howard Railey of Henrietta was riding his motorcycle east on Business 10 east of Hill Street when a vehicle stopped in front of him. Railey laid his bike down to avoid colliding with the car and was thrown off the motorcycle when it impacted the ground.

Howard Railey was taken to Ray County Hospital with moderate injuries.