Iowa man found two days after his motorcycle wreck

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A 55-year-old Iowa spent two days hurt and trapped in a ditch after his motorcycle was run off the road in Pottawatomie County.

Thomas Anderson was northbound on I-29 at Highway 92, on the south side of Council Bluffs, Iowa, when he was run forced off the road and into a ditch by a passing semi Thursday, April 10, 2014, according to the Council Bluffs Nonpareil.

Anderson was thrown from the motorcycle he was riding, and he was not visible from the road. He was injured and spent the next two days in the ditch.

A man who pulled over to make a phone call spotted the motorcycle at about 6 p.m. Saturday, April 12. He then found Anderson and called police.

Anderson was taken by ambulance to a hospital in Omaha. His injuries were not life-threatening, the report said.


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