Driver ticketed after motorcyclist injured

Driver ticketed after motorcyclist injured
Source: KLTV, Jamey Boyum

LONGVIEW, TX (KLTV) - A motorcycle wreck sends one man to the hospital.

It happened in the 5100 block of Estes Parkway in Lakeport around 1 p.m.

DPS tells us that the driver of a motorcycle had slowed down to turn into a business where he worked and was rear-ended by a Ford Explorer. Witnesses say the motorcycle driver looked to have a broken leg. Co-workers of the motorcycle driver took his bike to a nearby shop as the driver was loaded onto an ambulance. Northbound Estes Parkway traffic was blocked for a short time as the scene was cleared.

The driver of the Explorer was issued a ticket.

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