Tarkio Man Injured in Sunday Motorcycle Accident

A Tarkio man was injured in a Atchison County motorcycle crash Sunday afternoon.

The Missouri State Highway Patrol says the accident occurred on Route J, four miles west of Fairfax, when a vehicle driven by 33-year-old Jake R. Harbin was heading northbound.

Troopers say Harbin went off the west side of Route J, overturned, and was ejected from his motorcycle.

Harbin suffered moderate injuries and refused treatment at the scene.

Troopers say Harbin was wearing proper safety equipment at the time of the crash.