Charlevoix County Man Seriously Injured After Losing Control of Motorcycle

An East Jordan man is believed to be in critical condition after losing control of his motorcycle.

Charlevoix County Sheriff’s Office says Casey Gardner was riding on M-66, near Lord Road, in South Arm Township, around 10:45 Tuesday night when he ran off the road. He was not wearing a helmet at the time of the accident. 

Gardner was taken to McLaren Northern Michigan Hospital in Petoskey.

Police believe speed and alcohol were factors in the accident. 

The accident is still under investigation.