News: 38-year-old Higginsville motorcyclist injured in Layfette County crash

LAYFETTE COUNTY, MO – A 38-year-old Higginsville man was injured in a motorcycle crash on Route E north of Route FF on Thursday night.

George Bortolini was traveling north on Route E on a 2000 Harley Davidson when he swerved to miss a raccoon, according to Missouri State Highway Patrol. The motorcycle traveled off the road, hit an embankment, and overturned around 10 p.m.

Bortolini was transported to Layfette County Memorial Hospital for minor injuries. He was not wearing a safety belt.

The motorcycle sustained moderate damages.

Due to the openness motorcyclist tend to be more vulnerable to injuries when involved in a crash. If you were injured in a motorcycle crash, then it’s important to know your options. Our Kansas City motorcycle crash attorneys at McCallister Law Firm are able to help you determine if and how much possible compensation you are owed. Call us today 816-931-2229 to determine your options and discuss your case.

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