Shepherd Man Injured in Motorcycle Accident

A Shepherd man was hurt Saturday after a motorcycle accident in Deerfield Township.

Deputies say they were called to an accident on Jefferson Rd near 150th Ave around 5:30 p.m.

They say two motorcycles were driving side by side, going eastbound, when one of them accidentally bumped the other.

The Shepherd biker lost control and skidded into a ditch where he was thrown off his motorcycle.

According to deputies, he was wearing a helmet

The man was later taken to the Spectrum Health Big Rapids for non-life-threatening injuries.