Motorcycle rider injured in crash

STORY — An Edinburgh man was injured after he lost control of his motorcycle on State Road 135 South north of Susie Ayers Road Sept. 11.

Christian D. Burton, 24, was taken to Columbus Regional Hospital for a complaint of back pain, according to an accident report from Indiana State Police Trooper Chris Griggs.

Griggs reported that Burton lost control due to excessive speed.

Burton was wearing a helmet. His bike was towed.