Motorcycle Accident on I-35 Temporarily Closes I-35 in Clay County

KEARNEY, MO – Northbound lanes of Interstate 35 were temporarily closed Thursday afternoon due to a crash in Clay County near Kearney.

The Missouri State Highway Patrol says 42-year-old Jason Morgan of Holden, Missouri was northbound at the 23.4-mile marker around 1:40 pm when he lost control of his motorcycle.  The vehicle overturned, causing it to travel off the left side of the roadway and strike a cable barrier.

Morgan was taken to Liberty Hospital with moderate injuries.