Yorkville man injured in dirt bike accident off Heartland Drive

Yorkville police reported that a 46 year-old Yorkville man was injured while dirt biking at 5:30 p.m., May 2, in the 900 block of Heartland Drive.

In a statement, police said the man was operating the dirt bike in a grassy field, when he left the field and rode onto an asphalt parking lot where the bike fell over. The man was not wearing a helmet and his face struck the asphalt, resulting in a head injury and heavy bleeding, according to police.

The man was transported to an area hospital for treatment, police said.