Emergency responders loaded an Ernest man into a helicopter after a motorcycle accident around 10 a.m. Tuesday.
State police in Indiana reported Franklin M. Alexander, 28, hit a deer on Old Route 56 near the Indiana Bow and Gun Club.
He was wearing a helmet and suffered moderate injuries; he was transported to Allegheny General Hospital for treatment, police said. Citizens' Ambulance and the Indiana Volunteer Fire Association also assisted at the scene. His condition was not known at press time today.