A Richland couple were injured early this afternoon in Walla Walla County when their motorcycle struck a deer in the roadway.
Patrick G. and Karma R. Yourdan, 64 and 69 respectively, were westbound on Highway 730 along the Columbia River 12 miles south of Burbank when they hit the animal.
The Harley Davidson motorcycle was totaled and hauled away. Both riders were taken to Kadlec Regional Medical Center in Richland. Staff said the Yourdans’ injuries and condition were still being evaluated.