One Injured in Motorcycle Accident South of Salina

SALINA – One person was injured in a motorcycle accident south of Salina late Wednesday morning.

According to a Kansas Highway Patrol accident report, Chase B. McIver, 28, Council Grove, was riding a Suzuki VI1500 westbound on K-4 Highway, about four miles northeast of Lindsborg, when an unknown vehicle turned in front of the motorcycle to enter the northbound Interstate 135 on-ramp. McIver attempted a maneuver to avoid the vehicle and laid the motorcycle down on its side.

McIver was not injured. A passenger on his motorcycle, Jennifer R. Long, 31, Topeka, was taken to Salina Regional Health Center for treatment of minor injuries.

The accident occurred at about 11:30 a.m., according to the KHP report.