(Dittmer) A Dittmer man was seriously injured last night in a motorcycle accident on Highway 30 in Jefferson County.

The highway patrol says 56 year old William Hoffman was driving west too fast for the road conditions when his motorcycle ran off the road.

Hoffman was taken to Mercy Hospital South with serious injuries.

The accident happened just after six o’clock last night on Highway 30, east of Windcrest Drive.