PROTEM, MO- Two men from Springfield, both riding motorcycles, crash near Protem yesterday afternoon.
According to Missouri Highway Patrol, 41- year-old John Burke was yielding for slower traffic because of a one lane bridge on MO 125. Twenty-nine-year-old Todd Highfill struck Burke’s motorcycle, ran off the roadway and crashed into a guardrail.
Highfill was taken to Mercy in Springfield for moderate injuries. Burke refused treatment for his minor injures at the scene.