Motorcyclist Not Wearing Helmet in Injury Accident

A motorcycle rider was hospitalized after an injury accident on Tuesday morning.

The area of 12 St. and Broad St. has been blocked off while the Wichita Falls Police Department investigates what happened.

WFPD said the motorcyclist was heading west on 12


St. and the driver of a Kia was heading north on Broad street.  Police said the motorcyclist crashed into the Kia.

Police said the rider was not wearing a helmet.  They don’t know the extent of his injuries at this time.

The name of the rider is not being released.

Drivers should try to avoid the area.  Newschannel 6 will provide updates as they become available.