IRON MOUNTAIN - A Crystal Falls man was injured Friday in a motorcycle accident in Iron County's Mastodon Township.
The crash occurred at about 5 p.m. on County Road 424, just west of Alpha.
Troopers from the Michigan State Police Iron Mountain post said on Tuesday that Richard Gremel, 77, was traveling west on County Road 424 when his motorcycle left the roadway.
Gremel lost control of the motorcycle when it hit the soft shoulder, and he was ejected, troopers said.
Gremel was transported to Northstar Health System for treatment of his injuries.
Troopers noted that Gremel was wearing a helmet at the time of the accident, preventing more serious injuries.