Motorcycle accident sends one man to the hospital with life threatening injuries

Motorcycle accident sends one man to the hospital with life threatening injuries

AMARILLO, TX (KFDA) - A motorcycle accident on 34th & Bell sent one man to the hospital with life threatening injuries Saturday evening.

Around 8:45 p.m. police were dispatched to the intersection of SW 34th & Bell Street on a single vehicle accident.

A 2008 Harley Davidson motorcycle, driven by a 58 year old male, had been southbound on S. Bell approaching 34th.

The rider lost control of the motorcycle causing him to skid into the intersection.

He was transported to a local hospital with life threatening injuries.

The rider was not wearing a helmet and speed may be a factor in the accident.

The accident is being investigated by the traffic Investigation Squad of the Amarillo Police Department.

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