An Olean woman suffered minor injuries in after the motorcycle she was riding on crashed into a ditch Wednesday evening in Miller County.

An Olean woman suffered minor injuries in after the motorcycle she was riding on crashed into a ditch Wednesday evening in Miller County.

Lisa A. Compton, 45, was transported by private vehicle to Capital Region Hospital in Jefferson Citiy for treatment, according to the Missouri State Highway Patrol crash report. Compton was listed as wearing a helmet. 

Rory E. Compton, 54, of Olean was driving the Harley Davidson bike south on Highway 87 about 0.1 mile south of Abbott Rd. when an unknown baby blue car passed them, “causing” the motorcycle to run off the right side of the roadway and strike a ditch, the crash report stated

Compton was uninjured. He was also listed as wearing a helmet.

A man was driving the car, but no further information about the vehicle was available in the crash report.

The accident occurred around 5:45 p.m. Oct. 7.