Motorcyclist hospitalized after crash

A 43-year-old man was injured – after a motorcycle accident late Tuesday night.

The Jones County Fire Council says the crash happened on Ellisville Tuckers Crossing Road near Luther Hill Road.  Authorities say it appears the motorcyclist was traveling east on Tuckers Crossing Road -- when it ran off the road, hit a small culvert and flipped into bushes.

Authorities are investigating the cause.   The name of the motorcyclist has not been released – but authorities say the motorcyclist is hospitalized with apparently moderate injuries.

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