Two Higginsville residents were injured in a motorcycle crash Saturday afternoon in Linn County.

The Missouri State Highway Patrol reports Ricky Dorsey, 50, was riding northbound on Highway 5, a mile and a half north of Linneus, when a deer in the roadway collided with the two-wheeler. Both Ricky and passenger Debra Dorsey, 49, were ejected.

Both individuals were air lifted to University Hospital in serious condition.