Two Motorcyclist Involved in Crash, One with Serious Injuries

By KOLR10 News

Published 04/20 2014 12:11PM

Updated 04/20 2014 09:43PM

WILLARD, Mo.--An accident involving two motorcycles leaves one driver with serious injuries April 19.

At approximately 9:35 pm on April 19 an accident occurred on Richland Road just 7 miles north of Springfield.

The accident happened when one motorcyclist slowed to make a right turn, the second then struck the other driver in the rear and both subjects were ejected from their vehicles.

John Thaemlitz, 43, of Willard, Mo. was transported to Mercy Hospital in Springfield and then later taken to Cox South Hospital to receive treatment for serious injuries.

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