Motorcyclist, 20, seriously hurt in Ridgefield crash

Clark County
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PORTLAND, Ore. (KOIN) — A motorcyclist in Ridgefield suffered traumatic injuries on Sunday night after running a red light and colliding with a pickup truck, Clark County deputies said.

Deputies said 20-year-old Ruslan Tkachenko of Battle Ground collided with the truck at 7:17 p.m. at the intersection of Northeast 179th and Northeast 10th Avenue. Tkachenko’s current condition is unknown.

Clark County deputies said they witnessed Tkachenko speeding on Interstate 5 near Hazel Dell ealrier in the night. Deputies believe speed was a factor in this crash. 

The investigation is ongoing. 

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