A Pasco man was hospitalized after his motorcycle hit a deer on Highway 124 in Walla Walla County.
Matthew D. Moore, 26, was eastbound on the highway near Milepost 27 when his 2000 Honda CBR900 struck the deer in the roadway, according to a Washington State Patrol report.
Moore was wearing a helmet in the crash, which happened at midnight Friday. His motorcycle was totaled, the state patrol said.
Moore was taken to Providence St. Mary Medical Center in Walla Walla to be treated for his injuries.