HARRISON COUNTY, Mo. — A New Hampton man sustained moderate injuries after a motorcycle crash in Harrison County.

According to the Missouri Highway Patrol report, David M. Peters, 29, was  traveling eastbound on US 136, just 3 miles West of Bethany, Mo. at 5:45 a.m. Saturday.

A deer reportedly ran into the roadway and was hit by Peters, who was ejected from the motorcycle.

Peters was taken by NTA Ambulance to Harrison County Community Hospital for treatment. He was reportedly wearing a safety device at the time of the accident.