Tue. Jan 31st, 2023
An Eldon man is recovering after getting tossed from his motorcycle when he hit a deer.
The Missouri State Highway Patrol says 31-year-old Robert Purza was driving westbound on Route Y east of Fox Road when he hit the deer and was ejected from the bike.
Purza has moderate injuries and was taken to Lake Regional Hospital via ambulance.
The motorcycle was totaled, and there’s no word on the deer.