Motorcyclist Injured In Crash Near Plover

A Rolfe man was injured in a motorcycle accident Saturday morning at the intersection of 450th Street and 270th Avenue, southeast of Plover.

The Pocahontas County Sheriff’s Office reports Teddy Jenney of Rolfe was eastbound on 450th Street… swerved to avoid hitting a pheasant… and lost control of his cycle. The motorcycle crossed to the opposing lane and came to rest in the east ditch. He received minor injuries and was taken by private vehicle for medical treatment.

Jenney was charged with failure to maintain control, driving without a valid motorcycle license, and no insurance.