QUESNEL, BC: A motorcyclist is in serious condition following a single vehicle crash Tuesday morning on Highway 97 near Hixon…
Police say just before 7:30 AM, Quesnel RCMP responded to the scene approximately 5 km south of Hixon.
Investigators have determined that a northbound Suzuki motorcycle lost control and the lone rider was thrown from the bike. The 23 year-old-male was taken to hospital with injuries that have been described as serious.
Highway 97 was closed for a period of time but has since reopened in both directions. The investigation continues and police believe that speed was a factor in the crash.
Anyone who may have witnessed this crash, and have not yet spoken to police are asked to call the North District Traffic Service sat 250 649-4004.