Motorcyclist near Quinlan injured after striking sign

Posted on Monday, August 9th, 2021 at 2:01 pm    

QUINLAN, OK – Clinton Dewayne Median, 61, was hospitalized in critical condition on Wednesday after striking a sign in Woodward County, according to Woodward News.

Clinton Dewayne Medlan, 61, Medlan was riding a motorcycle on a country road two miles east of Quinlan when crashed into a warning sign after failing to negotiate a curve. The crash ejected him dozens of feet away from the motorcycle.

Emergency crews responded to the scene after receiving a call concerning the collision at 8:41 p.m.  When they arrived, they hospitalized Medlan with injuries to his head and internal organs.

Troopers believe impairment and speed may have played a factor in the crash.
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