Cops: Deer runs into man on motorcycle, sending him to hospital

07/11/2012 9:04 AM |

A Southold man was airlifted to Stony Brook University Medical Center Tuesday night after a deer ran into his motorcycle on Route 48, Southold Town Police said.

Police said John Kujawski, 49, was driving his Suzuki motorcycle eastbound on Route 48 when a deer ran into his motorcycle near Kennys Road, throwing Mr. Kujawski from the vehicle and injuring his left shoulder. Southold Rescue responded and treated Mr. Kujawski at the scene before he was airlifted to Stony Brook, according to the report.