Man injured in motorcycle accident collision with deer


Editor’s note: The following was submitted by the Muscatine County Sheriff’s Office:

On Sunday, Nov. 8, at or about 3:24 p.m., MUSCOM received a call regarding a male laying in the ditch waving his arms on Hwy 22 near Vanatta Avenue. Upon deputies’ arrival, an injured male was found in the grassy ditch area. The male stated a deer had entered the roadway while driving his motorcycle westbound on Hwy 22 between 7 and 8 a.m.

The male was identified as 43-year old Joshua Ingamells of Davenport.

Ingamells was transported by Muscatine Ambulance to Genesis East. The accident is still under investigation.

Muscatine County Sheriff’s Office was assisted by Muscatine Ambulance, and Montpelier Fire Department.