Man in Critical Condition after Motorcycle Accident

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In Jefferson County, a motorcyclist is seriously injured after a head-on collision with another vehicle.

On May 3, 2012 at approximately 4:45 p.m., Clint Barton, age 52 and of Fenton, Missouri was operating a 1992 Harley Davidson motorcycle and traveling in the northbound direction. Linda Coe, age 60 and of House Springs, Missouri was operating a 2008 Chevrolet Cobalt and traveling in the southbound direction.

At that said time and place, Linda was traveling southbound on route MM when she was attempting to make a left turn onto Woodridge Drive. The crash collision occurred when Clint was approaching from the northbound direction and as she was turning onto Woodridge she traveled into the path of Clint. Linda collided with Clint head-on as she then traveled off the left side of the roadway and struck a stop sign. From the impact of the collision, Clint was ejected from his motorcycle.

Clint received serious injuries from the collision and was transported to Barnes Jewish Hospital by Survival Flight helicopter for his critical condition. According to the crash report from the Missouri State Highway Patrol, Linda Coe was uninjured and did not seek medical treatment.

Clint’s 1992 Harley received total damages and Linda’s 2008 Cobalt received extensive damages. Both were towed by Northwest Towing.

This auto-crash was investigated by the Missouri State Highway Patrol and with the assistance of troop C.

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