Motorcyclist injured by Kansas Turnpike toll gate

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LAWRENCE, Kan. (KAKE) -

A motorcycle rider was injured Monday when a Kansas Turnpike toll gate knocked him off his motorcycle.

The incident happened at the North Lawrence turnpike entrance Monday afternoon. Troopers said the K-Tag gate came down and knocked 43-year-old John Wilson off of his motorcycle.

Wilson, of Blue Springs, Missouri, was taken to a local hospital.  The extent of his injuries are not known.