A 30-year-old Dubuque, Iowa, man was injured Sept. 27 when his motorcycle struck a guard rail on Hwy. 82 east of De Soto.
According to the Vernon County Sheriff’s Office in Viroqua, at 3:30 p.m., Jeremiah Joseph Reed Bagent was cycling westbound when he lost control while negotiating a curve to the left. The cycle struck a guardrail.
Bagent, who was wearing a helmet, sustained non-life threatening injuries and refused transport to the hospital.
The Wheatland Fire Department and First Responders and Tri-State Ambulance assisted at the scene.
The accident remains under investigation.