MILLER COUNTY, Mo. — A motorcyclist  was injured when he ran into the rear of a car in Miller County Thursday afternoon.

Both vehicles were eastbound on Route W at Jade Road around 5:00 p.m. Thursday.

The motorcycle, operated by 55-year-old Thomas Bashaw, of Sunrise Beach, ran into the rear of a vehicle driven by Rachelle David, 37, of Independence.

Bashaw was transported to Lake Regional Hospital with moderate injuries, after the bike went off the road and overturned. David was uninjured.