Motorcyclist Injured In Head-On Crash In Springfield

Motorcyclist Injured In Head-On Crash In Springfield

SPRINGFIELD TENNESSEE: (Smokey Barn News) – A motorcyclist was injured in a head-on crash with a large van Sunday afternoon.

The accident occurred just before 2:30 pm at the intersection of 7th Ave West and 5th Ave.

The motorcycle ended up under the van, the rider was thrown and somehow escaped life threatening injuries. A witness told Springfield Police that the rider was wearing a helmet.

The rider, clearly injured, was able to make it to his feet and into the ambulance with some assistance but appeared to be in a lot of pain. He was transported to NorthCrest Medical Center in Springfield with non-critical injuries, according to Robertson County EMS.

The cause of the crash is still under investigation by the Springfield Police Department.

As soon as we can get an update on the condition of the rider, we will bring it to you.

The Springfield Police Department, Robertson County EMS and the Springfield Fire Department all responded to the scene.