(Ursa, Ill)--A Canton, Missouri man suffers serious injuries after losing control of his motorcycle Friday afternoon in Adams County.

22 year-old Alan Fitschen was traveling southbound on the Ursa Blacktop around 1 p.m.   His Suzuki failed to negotiate a curve and crashed into a ditch.  He was taken to Blessing Hospital by ambulance.

Adams County Deputies say Fitschen is facing charges of Failure to Reduce

Speed and Driving While Suspended.