Motorcycle Accident Sends One Man To Hospital - KAUZ-TV: Newschannel 6 Now | Wichita Falls, TX

Motorcycle Accident Sends One Man To Hospital

Posted: Updated:

The Wichita Falls Police Department told Newschannel 6 the injuries and updated medical condition of a motorcyclist who was take to the hospital after an accident Thursday morning.

Officials said the 31-year-old was taken to United Regional for severe head trauma.  Authorities said he is now on life support.

Police told our crew on the scene that the motorcyclist was not wearing a helmet, and believe speed was a factor in the accident.

It happened around 12:30a.m. at the corner of Harrison St. and Speedway Ave.  The biker hit the curb on the corner.  His bike was found almost 100 ft. from the point of impact.

Sgt. Ferguson said the road between Harrison St. and Victory Ave. were shutdown because of debris from the scene. 

Stay with Newschannel 6 as we will continue to update you on his condition changes.

  • News HeadlinesNews HeadlinesMore>>

  • SKYWARN 6 FORECAST

    Rain Remains in the Forecast for Tonight and Easter Sunday

    Slight Rain Chances Tonight Into Easter

    Saturday, April 19 2014 3:37 PM EDT2014-04-19 19:37:40 GMT
    Rain chances increase for Easter Sunday.
    Clouds continue to move in. There is a chance of isolates storms tonight. However, rain chances increase for Easter Sunday.
  • Farm Bill Basics Meeting

    Farm Bill Basics Meeting

    Saturday, April 19 2014 10:22 AM EDT2014-04-19 14:22:30 GMT
    The Texas AM AgriLife Extension will host a Farm Bill Basics meeting Monday, April 21st at the Region 9 Education Center located at 301 Texas Loop 11 in Wichita Falls. 
    The Texas AM AgriLife Extension will host a Farm Bill Basics meeting Monday, April 21st at the Region 9 Education Center located at 301 Texas Loop 11 in Wichita Falls. 
  • Animal Services Launches Adoption Program

    Animal Services Launches Adoption Program

    Saturday, April 19 2014 12:23 AM EDT2014-04-19 04:23:57 GMT
    It was a big day for the Wichita Falls Animal Services on Friday. They launched their new adoption program!
    It was a big day for the Wichita Falls Animal Services on Friday. They launched their new adoption program!