---- — NORTH HUDSON — A man was injured in a motorcycle accident on Sunday afternoon.
Richard Patnode, 57, of Ticonderoga, was riding his motorcycle on the Tracey Road in North Hudson at 4:29 p.m. when he lost control and exited the roadway.
State Police said that the accident was caused by inexperience, as Patnode was a new motorcyclist.
Patnode suffered bruises and contusions and was transported to Elizabethtown Community Hospital, and then to Inter-Lakes Health in Ticonderoga. No additional information about his condition was available Sunday evening.
— By Staff Writer Felicia Krieg and Contributing Writer Chris Fasolino