NEW MADISON – A New Madison man was airlifted early Sunday afternoon as a result of injuries received after being thrown from a dirt bike.
At approximately 5:36 p.m., emergency personnel from the New Madison Fire Department and Tri-Village Rescue responded along with deputies from the Darke County Sheriff’s Department and CareFlight to a residence in the 1400 block of State Route 121 on a single-vehicle dirt bike accident.
McClure, who was not wearing a helmet at the time of the crash, was treated on the scene by Tri-Village Rescue for what was described as serious injuries prior to being transported by CareFlight to Miami Valley Hospital.
The incident will remain under investigation by the Darke County Sheriff’s Department.
PHOTO CAPTION: CareFlight transports inured 54 year old man to Miami Valley Hospital. (Jim Comer photo)