Elma, WA – A motorcycle collided with a deer near Elma over the weekend, sending the rider to the hospital.
The Washington State Patrol tells KXRO that on Saturday morning just before 8:00 a.m. a 44 year old University Place man was heading west on SR 8 on a Honda motorcycle.
They say the man was about six miles east of Elma when he hit a deer that was crossing the road.
The man, who was wearing a helmet, was transported to Summit Pacific Medical Center for his injuries.
The State Patrol says there were no charges involved with the accident.