Motorcyclist Struck By Truck, In Critical Condition (VIDEO & PHOTOS)

By Rachel Martin - 21Alive
By Jake Perrone - 21Alive

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September 14, 2013 Updated Sep 14, 2013 at 7:53 PM EDT

FORT WAYNE, Ind. (21Alive) – A man is in critical condition after being hit by a truck Saturday morning.

It happened around 7 a.m. at the intersection DuPont and Tonkel Roads.

Witnesses say the accident involved a motorcycle and a pickup truck. Witnesses say the man who was riding a motorcycle was struck by the pickup, and was laying in the street motionless until paramedics arrived.

The motorcyclist was taken to the hospital and last listed in critical condition. There is no word from first responders on whether the motorcyclist was wearing a helmet, nor on whether anyone in the pickup was hurt.

The accident remains under investigation.




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