Motorcyclist crashes into vehicle in Vancouver intersection


The motorcyclist was taken to a hospital with life-threatening injuries

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PORTLAND, Ore. (KOIN) — A motorcyclist was hospitalized with life-threatening injuries on Sunday afternoon after crashing into a vehicle in a Vancouver intersection, officers said.

The crash happened around 2:45 p.m. at the intersection of SE 164th Avenue and SE 15th Street. Vancouver police said the 38-year-old motorcyclist, who was speeding, tried to stop at a red light but lost control and hit a vehicle traveling west on SE 15th.

The motorcyclist was taken to a hospital. The driver of the other vehicle stayed at the scene and was cooperative, police said.

No other details have been released.

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