(BUCHANAN COUNTY, Mo.) A St. Joseph woman was airlifted to the hospital after a motorcycle crash south of St. Joseph Saturday night.
Emergency crews rushed to the site around 7:00 p.m. on SW State Highway JJ between SW Dreier Road and SW Bethel Road.
The Missouri State Highway Patrol said 53-year-old Joy Deatherage was traveling northbound on JJ Highway when she failed to negotiate a curve and crossed the center line.
The motorcycle went off the side of the road and overturned. Deatherage was ejected and had to be transported by life-net to the hospital with serious injuries.
Troopers said she was wearing a helmet.