GRANTSVILLE — A Lonaconing man was taken to a hospital by ambulance following a motorcycle accident Sunday morning on National Pike near New Germany Road, Maryland State Police said.
Edward P. Llewellyn, 62, sustained apparently minor injuries in the 9:23 a.m. crash on westbound National Pike.
Police said that Douglas J. Llewellyn, 21, of Lonaconing was riding a 2007 Kawasaki EX500 westbound on National Pike east of New Germany Road when he slowed to turn into a parking lot. Edward Llewellyn was riding a 2011 Kawasaki Vulcan behind Douglas Llewellyn when he failed to slow and struck him.
Another rider and passers-by provided emergency first-aid prior to the arrival of Northern Garrett Rescue Squad, police said.
Grantsville Volunteer Fire Department also responded.