Reckless Rider Hospitalized after Vehicle Collision near Lewis River

CLARK COUNTY, WA (July 28, 2023) – Friday evening, officers were dispatched to a motorcycle crash on Northeast Hayes Road. It happened near the intersection of Northeast Polar Avenue, along the Lewis River, at around 9:10 p.m., July 21st. According to the Clark County Sheriff’s Office, a motorcyclist attempted to pass on vehicles at high speeds without any light on. As a result, the motorcyclist collided with a vehicle and suffered serious injuries. He was transported to Peace Health Southwest Medical Center in a critical state. Furthermore, the driver that the rider collided with remained at the scene and cooperated with the police. Meanwhile, multiple lanes were temporarily shut down to allow for cleanup and preliminary duties. The roadway has since been reopened to the public at this time. No additional details were released by the authorities and an active investigation is still ongoing. To prevent motor vehicle accidents, stay alert and drive defensively. Be aware of your blind spots and pull into the roadway slowly. If you are turning on a road where there is no dedicated left-turn signal or lane, be patient and make sure there is no obstruction to your view.
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