Motorcyclist Injured in Afternoon Accident

Staff Report
NewsWest 9

MIDLAND - An afternoon accident sent a motorcycle rider to the hospital.

The crash happened on Friday afternoon at the intersection of 'D' & Wall.

According to police, a driver in a truck which was hauling a trailer, ran a stop sign, and drove in front of the bike.

The bike rider laid his motorcycle down to avoid the collision and slid under the trailer.

He was taken to the hospital, but there's no word on the extent of his injuries.

The driver of the truck got a ticket.