The Carroll County Sheriff's Office says a man suffered minor injuries on Saturday evening when he lost control of a motorcycle he was driving in Sykesville.

According to the report, at about 7:29 p.m., deputies responded to the 800 block of Avonshire Court, Sykesville, for a reported motorcycle accident.

Deputies learned the 53-year-old victim was operating the motorcycle without a helmet, when he came to an intersection and lost control of the motorcycle.

He sustained minor injuries, but was taken to Shock Trauma as a precaution.

No other vehicles were involved, and the victim's condition was not immediately known.

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