Motorcyclist has hand amputated after being thrown off bike

A motorcyclist had his hand amputated Sunday afternoon after being thrown off his motorcycle, Miami-Dade Fire Rescue said.

The victim's hand was amputated at the crash scene, which was on Florida's Turnpike south ramp near exit 1, firefighters said.

He was airlifted to Jackson Memorial Hospital for treatment.

This BBSNews article was syndicated from News | WPLG, and written by News | WPLG. Read the original article here.