LITCHFIELD - A motorcyclist is hurt after losing control of his bike this (Friday) afternoon.

The State Patrol says the crash happened shortly after 4:00 p.m. near the intersection of Highway 12 and 660th Avenue in Litchfield.

Fifty-five-year-old Kelly Wade of Litchfield pulled his motorcycle over to the shoulder to switch fuel tanks, as the bike started again and pulled away from the shoulder Wade lost control and laid the bike down.

Wade suffered from non-life threatening injuries.