1 transported by CareFlight after Springfield motorcycle crash

SPRINGFIELD — UPDATE @ 4 a.m.: One person was transported to a local hospital via CareFlight after a motorcycle crash occurred in Springfield early Wednesday.

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According to Springfield police, crews were called to the 1600 block of Miracle Mile when two riders were thrown from a single motorcycle after hitting a deer.

Initial reports indicate the driver reportedly suffered major head trauma and was unconscious when emergency personnel arrived on scene.

The driver was taken by CareFlight in unknown condition, while the passenger refused medical treatment at the scene.

The identities of the riders were not released.


Careflight was called after a crash involving a single motorcycle occurred on Miracle Mile in Springfield early Wednesday.

Crews were dispatched to the 1600 block around 2:35 a.m. where at least two riders were reportedly injured, per initial reports.

We will continue to update this story with more details.