Motorcycle rider hurt

GOWEN CITY - A man from the Coatesville area of Chester County was injured about 12:30 p.m. Saturday when his motorcycle struck a wooden guard rail post along Route 125.

The driver, who was not identified, was traveling south when he veered to avoid an animal, hit the post and went over a small embankment. The man, who was with a group of motorcyclists, suffered a leg injury.

It was not known if he was transported to a hospital.

State police at Stonington investigated, and East Cameron, Trevorton and Area Ambulance personnel responded.