Motorcyclist from Marysville Hospitalized After Striking Construction Cone

A motorcyclist from Marysville was sent to the hospital Saturday with serious injuries after striking a construction cone in Lyon County.

The Kansas Highway Patrol reports that Brandon Schell, age 27, was traveling north on interstate I-335 while passing through a construction zone. Schell hit a cone, turned over, and crashed into a post before landing in a ditch.

He was taken to a hospital in Emporia with serious injuries.