Motorcyclist Taken To The Hospital After Hit And Run

Wichita Falls Police Officers were called out to a hit and run 8 p.m. Saturday near the corner of Industrial and Sheppard Access Road.

A motorcyclist was hit by a Gray Nissan Titan pickup. The motorcyclist was taken to United Regional Hospital then transported by medical helicopter to John Peter Smith Hospital in Fort Worth.

The 41-year-old male victim suffered serious injuries, but W.F.P.D. tells Newschannel 6 that those injuries do not seem to be life threatening. 

Wichita Falls Police have identified the suspect as 18-year-old Tanner Hutchins. He been arrested, and is being charged with intoxicated assault and accident involving personal injury.

Stay with Newschannel 6 for the latest developments on this story.