SCHUYLER COUNTY, Mo. – An Iowa driver received minor injuries when his motorcycle hit a dog in Schuyler County today.

Thedog age Missouri Highway Patrol crash report says Freedom Capps, 71, of Storm Lake, Iowa, was westbound on Highway E, two miles East of Queen City, when he attempted to overtake another vehicle. During the pass, Capps struck a dog in the roadway causing him to crash.

Capps was transported to Northeast Regional Medical Center in Kirksville for treatment. No disposition was given on the welfare of the dog.