Armadillo Causes Motorcycle Crash
KSAL Staff - Mon 11:17 AM 06/18/2012
An armadillo causes a motorcycle crash early Monday morning.
According to the Kansas Highway Patrol, 32-year-old Jeremy Krankenberg from Hudson, Kansas, was riding a motorcycle on a rural road west of Hudson.
The motorcycle struck an armadillo in the road. Krankenberg lost control of the bike and layed it over on the highway. The bike slid over 100 feet.
Krankenberg, who was wearing a helmet and leather jacket, was transported by EMS to the hospital in Great Bend with non-life threatening injuries.
The crash happened in Stafford County at 7:40 Monday morning, on Northeast 100th Street, a half-mile east of U.S. 281 Highway, or 3.5 Miles West of Hudson.