A motorcyclist was injured after his Harley Davidson ran into a semi tractor trailer Wednesday afternoon in Worth County.
The Iowa State Patrol says the wreck occurred shortly after 4 p.m. just east of Joice. 53-year-old Joel Dahle of Lake Mills was driving his motorcycle east on County Road A-38 and was attempting to pass another vehicle when he struck the trailer of the semi driven by 54-year-old Roland O’Donnell of Joice, who had turned into a private driveway just prior to the collision.
Dahle was thrown from the motorcycle and landed in the center of the road. He was transported by Forest City Ambulance to MercyOne North Iowa in Mason City for treatment of his injuries.
The Joice Fire Department, Worth County Sheriff’s Office and Iowa Motor Vehicle Enforcement also assisted at the scene.