O'Fallon Man Injured in Motorcycle Accident
Accident occurred in Osage County on March 31.
An O'Fallon man suffered serious injuries after being thrown from his motorcycle on Saturday, March 31.
Gregory A. Merkel, 48, was driving on Route P in Osage County around 12:50 p.m., when he failed to negotiate a curve and traveled off the right side of the road.
According to the Missouri State Highway Patrol, Merkel struck a culvurt and was ejected from his motorcycle. His injuries were classified as serious and he was airlifted to University Hospital in Columbia, MO.