HARRISON COUNTY, Mo. – An Iowa rider was flown to Mosaic Life Care in St. Joseph, after crashing his motorcycle in Harrison County Friday night.

According to the Missouri Highway Patrol, Nick Briner, 44, of Des Moines, Ia., was southbound on Route T, a mile and a half south of Blythesdale around 8:15 last night. Briner failed to negotiate a curve and ran off the West side of the blacktop.

Briner received serious injuries after being ejected when the bike overturned in a ditch.