PETTIS COUNTY, Mo. – A Blue Springs driver was seriously injured during a motorcycle crash in Pettis County, just after noon Thursday.

The Missouri Highway Patrol crash report says Rusty Lloyd, 47, was eastbound on Highway V, when he traveled off the right side of the road, West of Bahner Road. The bike struck a road sign and ditch before it overturned.

Lloyd was flown to University Hospital in Columbia for treatment.