GALENA, Ill. — One person was hurt in a motorcycle crash Wednesday in rural Galena.

Louis T. Clark, 24, of Galena, was taken by ambulance to Midwest Medical Center in Galena for treatment, according to the Jo Daviess County Sheriff’s Department.

The crash occurred at about 11:40 a.m. Wednesday on Ferry Landing Road about a mile southwest of West Cross Road. A press release states that Clark lost control of his motorcycle on some loose gravel and drove off the roadway into a ditch, where the motorcycle overturned and Clark was thrown off.

Clark was cited with violation of classification and driving too fast for conditions.

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