A crash occurred yesterday in Webster County leaving a driver seriously injured. At approximately 4:30 PM, on Route B, two miles North of Compton Creek and four miles south of Northview, 27-year-old Elkland resident Cody Cutbirth was headed northbound. The crash occurred when his 2013 Honda motorcycle swerved to avoid a second vehicle, ran off the roadway, and overturned. There was no contact between the vehicles. Cutbirth was transported via ambulance to Mercy Hospital in Springfield. Extensive damage was done to his motorcycle, and he did not have a safety device.