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Motorcyclist injured by deer

8/9/2014

A motorcycle struck a deer Friday night, sending the driver to the hospital.

A motorcycle struck a deer Friday night, sending the driver to the hospital.

David W. Wright, 60, McAlester, Okla., driving a 2010 Harley-Davidson motorcycle, was eastbound on Kansas Highway 9 approximately 8.8 miles east of the Kansas Highway 123 junction when a deer entered the road from the south.

The motorcycle struck the deer and overturned, coming to rest on its side.

Wright was injured and taken to Norton County Hospital in Norton.