Motorcycle Crash Injures Man

Tue 11-3-2015

(Emmetsburg)-- A motorcycle crash Sunday south of Emmetsburg injured a Havelock man. The Palo Alto County Sheriff's Office says 60-year-old David Cooke was operating a 2002 Harley Davidson northbound on county road about five miles south of Emmetsburg shortly after 12 Noon when the bike's front tire blew out, causing Cooke to lose control. The motorcycle veered sharply to the left, coming to rest on the west shoulder.

Cooke was taken by ambulance to Palo Alto County Health Systems in Emmetsburg with unknown injuries.

$3,000 in damage was estimated to the motorcycle.