Ray man injured in motorcycle crash

POWERS LAKE – A 44-year-old man from Ray was injured in a motorcycle crash on County Road 7, five miles south of Powers Lake, on Friday.

The North Dakota Highway Patrol said Michael Huskey, riding a 2002 Harley-Davidson motorcycle, was going south on Burke County Highway 7 about one-half mile south of Powers Lake. For unknown reasons the motorcycle left the road and overturned in the ditch. Huskey suffered serious injuries in the crash and was taken by ambulance to Tioga Medical Center and later transferred by ambulance to Trinity Hospital in Minot. Huskey was not wearing a helmet when the crash occurred, according to the patrol.

Huskey was arrested for driving under the influence and cited for driving without a motorcycle license, the patrol said.

The crash remains under investigation.