Dayton Man Hospitalized After Crashing Into a Deer

A Dayton man was taken to a hospital after crashing his motorcycle into a deer yesterday morning.

The accident happened on State Route 261, about six miles Southeast of Starbuck.

Washington State Patrol troopers say 47 year old Clark Simpfenderfer was riding his motorcycle around 7:15AM, when he ran into a deer trying to cross the highway.

Simpfenderfer was taken to Dayton General Hospital for his injuries.