One Injured in Motorcycle Crash

The driver of a motorcycle was arrested after he left his passenger in the road following a crash that occurred on the night of Thursday, September 20, 2018. The crash took place on Interstate 55 at mile marker 100.6 in Cape Girardeau County. The man driving the motorcycle was 32 year-old Christopher Gates. The man injured in the crash was identified as 21- year- old Maurice Long.  He was taken to an area medical center for treatment of his injuries. Gates is charged with driving while intoxicated, physical injury, and operating a motorcycle without valid endorsement.

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