A man is the hospital after he struck a deer while riding his motorcycle in Wood County.
It all happened shortly after 3:00 PM Sunday afternoon on County Highway B near Turner Road in the Town of Wood. The Wood County Sheriff's Department along with Pittsville Ambulance, Pittsville Fire Department and Spirit helicopter responded to the scene.
The investigation showed the motorcycle was traveling westbound on Cth B when he struck a deer causing him to lose control. The motorcycle then entered the north ditch where it came to rest.
The driver of the vehicle was transported from the scene by Spirit helicopter. The extent of his injuries are unknown at this time.
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