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Man injured in motorcycle accident in Cedar Rapids

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CEDAR RAPIDS (KWWL) -

A man has minor injuries after a motorcycle accident in Cedar Rapids.

Linn County Deputies say 54-year-old Timothy Fowler was driving a 2011 Harley-Davidson motorcycle east bound on County Home Road.

Fowler failed to see a vehicle ahead of him that had stopped to make a left turn onto C Ave Extension.

Deputies say Fowler avoided colliding with the car by laying his motorcycle down on the roadway and going into a ditch.

Linn County Deputies say he was not wearing a helmet, but was taken to the hospital with minor non-life threatening injuries.

Linn County Deputies, Linn County Rescue 57, Hiawatha Police Department Iowa State Patrol and the Marion Fire Department all responded to the call.

The incident remains under investigation by the Linn County Sheriff's Office.

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