Motorcyclist Injured After Crash in Hampden 

One man is recovering from injuries after crashing on his motorcycle Monday afternoon. Police say a car was heading west on Route 9 and 202 in Hampden just after 4:00 PM. The driver was trying to turn into the Hampden Country Club but didn’t see a couple of bikes heading in the opposite direction. One of the bikes was able to swerve and avoid the car, but the motorcycle driven by Trevor Shultz clipped the vehicle and crashed.Hampden Police Officer, Ben Eyles says he was not wearing a helmet. “It’s a hot day which adds to people not wanting to wear a helmet, but it only takes a second for someone to cut you off and have an accident.”Schultz was taken to the hospital. His injuries do not appear to be life threatening. Police are investigating.