2012-07-12 / Police Reports

Man Injured In Motorcycle Crash

A Mechanicsburg, Pa., man suffered minor injury to his left shoulder and arm on the Fourth of July when his southbound 2005 Yamaha V Star fell onto its side along North Valley Road.

Pennsylvania State Police from the McConnellsburg barracks said the 4:15 p.m. crash near the intersection of Slabtown Road occurred when Gary E. Zook failed to negotiate a curve in the Wells Township roadway. The motorcycle went onto the berm and overturned onto its left side.

Zook, 53, was wearing a helmet. However, police said it was being used improperly. He will be cited by state police for driving on roadways laned for traffic.

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