Motorcycle accident sends two people to the hospital

Early morning motorcycle accident hospitalizes two people

WICHITA FALLS, TX (KAUZ) - A motorcycle accident on the city's north side left two people hospitalized Friday morning.

Multiple units from Wichita Falls Police and First Responders were called out to the 1300 block of Burkburnett Road around 2:15 Friday morning.

Police say the the driver and his passenger on the motorcycle were traveling north when the driver lost control and hit a guardrail.

Both passengers were thrown several hundred feet from the bike.

The female passenger was taken to United Regional with non-life threatening injuries.

The male driver was taken in for surgery and is expected to survive his injuries.

Police say the investigation into what led to the accident is ongoing.

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