The report stated the 2013 Harley Davidson was southbound on Highway 5 in Morgan County, about 0.3 mile south of Route P, when it struck the deer and overturned around 9 p.m. May 15.

A Sunrise Beach man was injured Monday night when his motorcycle struck a deer in the highway.

John P. Welch, 55, suffered injuries described as moderate in the Missouri State Highway Patrol crash report. He was taken by ambulance to Lake Regional Hospital for treatment.

The report stated the 2013 Harley Davidson was southbound on Highway 5 in Morgan County, about 0.3 mile south of Route P, when it struck the deer and overturned around 9 p.m. May 15. 

The damage to the motorcycle was described as extensive.

The crash report indicated Welch was wearing a helmet.