An Osceola County man is recovering in the hospital after taking police on a chase through Evart.
It all happened last night when an Evart police officer was involved in a pursuit of a motorcycle for careless driving.
They say the motorcycle was traveling in excess of 50 MPH in a 25 MPH zone.
During the chase, the driver of the motorcycle crashed trying to negotiate the curves on 85th Ave near River Rd.
The 38-year old Evart man is in serious but stable condition.
Police say he was not wearing a helmet and alcohol is believed to be a factor in the crash.