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Pa. man injured in motorcycle crash

August 01, 2010

GUILFORD TOWNSHIP, Pa. -- A Chambersburg man was treated at Chambersburg (Pa.) Hospital Saturday and released after the motorcycle he was driving went airborne when it went off the road and hit a ditch, according to a hospital spokeswoman and a news release from Pennsylvania State Police.

Colton L. Freeman, 20, was wearing a helmet when the accident occurred Saturday evening on Wilkson Lane, state police said.

State police listed the time of the accident as 7:45 p.m. Saturday. An activity log from the Franklin County Department of Emergency Services lists a motorcycle accident at Wilkson Lane and Spring Lane at 7:25 p.m.

A 2006 Suzuki GSX-R1000 was heading south on Wilkson Lane when the driver missed a left-hand curve and the motorcycle went off the road, hitting a drainage ditch, police said.

The driver was hit by the vehicle after it went airborne and flipped, police said.

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