Two hospitalized after Interstate 70 motorcycle accident

motor cycle wreckGRAINFIELD — Two people from Colorado were injured in a motorcycle accident just after 3:30 p.m. Tuesday on Interstate 70 near Grainfield.

The Kansas Highway Patrol reported a 2002 Harley Davidson driven by Craig S. Kelly, 52, Brighton, Colo., was eastbound on Interstate 70, approximately 2 miles west of Grainfield when it had equipment failure.

The motorcycle started to slow down onto the shoulder and the driver lost control. The motorcycle went in to the south ditch where it rolled over.

Kelly and a passenger on the motorcycle Rosemary F. Kelly, 53, Brighton, Colo., were transported to Gove County Medical Center.

The KHP reported both were wearing helmets and protective eyewear.