WAHPETON, N.D. (KXNET) — A 60-year-old man was hospitalized after experiencing serious injuries after a crash on Saturday evening six miles north of Wahpeton.

According to the North Dakota Highway Patrol, at approximately 6:04 p.m. on October 22, David Gary Manning of Wahpeton was riding his motorcycle southbound on Richland County Road 8 when he failed to negotiate a curve and left the roadway, instead entering the west ditch. The motorcycle proceeded to roll and catch on fire after coming to rest.

Manning was not wearing a helmet and suffered life-threatening injuries in the crash. He was given CPR by the first witness on site, then taken by ambulance from the scene to Breckenridge Hospital, and later to Sanford Health in Fargo by Sanford AirMed. He is currently still hospitalized.

Manning was charged with Driving Under the Influence.

The crash remains under investigation by the NDHP.