Rock Port Man Crashes Motorcycle In Deer Related Accident

A Rock Port man was injured after crashing his motorcycle early Sunday morning in Nodaway County.  20 year old James L Barnhart was westbound on Highway 136, 2 miles west of Burlington Junction, when he slowed to avoid hitting a deer.  A second deer struck the rear of Barnhart’s cycle causing him to lose control and travel off the roadway.  He was taken to Fairfax Community Hospital by Nodaway County Ambulance.