Motorcycle Accident Injures Man In Wexford County.
A motorcyclist was flown to the hospital following a crash that happened over the weekend.
That accident happened on M-42 just west of US-131 near Manton in Wexford County.
According to the MSP a pickup truck turned onto M-42 from a driveway – into the pathway of a motorcycle.
The truck and motorcycle then hit nearly head-on.
The motorcycle rider was thrown from the motorcycle and sustained serious injuries.
An off-duty MSP trooper from Cadillac was one of the first on scene and starting giving critical first aid.
The rider, a 55-year-old man from Manton, was flown to Munson in Traverse City following the crash.
The driver of the truck, a 73-year-old man from Manton, was not injured in the accident.
According to troopers, speed was not a factor in the crash. Neither was alcohol or drugs.
The cause of the accident is still under investigation.