Ardmore man injured in motorcycle crash

Staff Writer
The Daily Ardmoreite

The Oklahoma Highway Patrol reported late Tuesday that a 26-year-old Ardmore man was injured in a crash on Sandy Creek Road, about six miles south of Dickson.

According to reports, Wesley D. King was transported by AirEvac to Medical City Denton Hospital in Denton, Texas and admitted in good condition with a head injury after the 2001 Triumph motorcycle he was driving struck a defect in the roadway causing the motorcycle to depart the right side of the roadway. Vehicle impacted the pavement, laying over on its side before coming to rest.

The report cited unsafe speed for the roadway as the cause of the crash.