Rider Injured in Motorcycle Accident - MSNewsNow.com - Jackson, MS

Rider injured in motorcycle accident

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PEARL, MS (WLBT) - A motorcycle rider was transported to the University Medical Center with major injuries after a crash Tuesday.

It happened at the Pearson Road exit off Interstate 20 westbound around 7:30 p.m.

Pearl Police were investigating but it appears the motorcycle, a Victory brand, was speeding when the driver apparently lost control.

The bike struck an exit sign and railing and threw the rider into the middle of the Pearson Road off ramp.

Pearl Police did not release the man's name. There is no word on his condition.

 

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