Motorcyclist Hits and Kills Mountain Lion

GREAT FALLS, Mont. (AP) — A Jefferson City man suffered head injuries when the motorcycle he was riding struck a mountain lion on Interstate 15 between Clancy and Helena.

 

The Montana Highway Patrol tells KFBB-TV (http://bit.ly/SpZR7d ) the man and his wife were southbound between Clancy and Helena at about 8 p.m. Saturday when their motorcycle hit a mountain lion. 

Troopers say neither was wearing a helmet. The man, who was driving, was flown to a Great Falls hospital for treatment of head injuries. His wife was treated for minor injuries in Helena.

 

The collision killed the mountain lion.

 

 

 

Information from: KFBB-TV, http://www.kfbb.com

 

 

Read more: http://www.sfgate.com/news/article/Motorcycle-rider-injured-bike-hits-mountain-lion-3889209.php#ixzz27nW1MzXT

 

 

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