Motorcycle Accident Sends One Man To Hospital

Motorcycle Accident Sends One Man To Hospital

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.