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One person hospitalized after motorcycle wreck

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Amarillo, TX - One person is hospitalized after a motorcycle wreck west of Amarillo Tuesday afternoon.

It happened just before 4:00, along I-40 near Hope Road, when DPS troopers say the rider of the motorcycle was traveling eastbound on the interstate.

Witnesses say the motorcyclist sped up and lost control of the vehicle, causing it to flip across the median and into westbound traffic.

The rider was taken to the hospital in unknown condition.