Stillwater News Press

September 6, 2013

Motorcyclist injured in one-vehicle accident late Thursday in Stillwater.

By NewsPress Staff
Stillwater NewsPress

STILLWATER, Okla. — A 22-year-old Perry woman was injured late Thursday night in a motorcycle accident on State Highway 51, approximately a mile west of Stillwater.

Nitajo M. Scannell was transported to Stillwater Medical Center and later airlifted to the OU Medical Center in Oklahoma City. the motorcyclist sustained torso, arm and leg injuries. She is in stable condition at the Oklahoma City hospital.

According to an Oklahoma Highway Patrol Report, the motorcyclist said a mechanical failure caused the motorcycle to leave the roadway and hit a ditch. The accident happened at approximately 9:15 p.m.