Mitchell, Iowa – Two Charles City residents were seriously injured Saturday when they crashed their motorcycle in Mitchell County.
The Iowa State Patrol says 34-year-old John Carpenter and 32-year-old Ashley Carpenter were trying to drive around a left-hand curve at West Main Street and East Commercial street in Mitchell when they lost control of the 2016 Harley Davidson .
Ashley Carpenter was ejected and landed in the west ditch while John Carpenter struck multiple trees before being ejected in the west ditch and the motorcycle landed on top of him. He was lifelighted to Mercy One -North Iowa and she was transported by ambulance.
The investigation remains under investigation.