Motorcyclist in hospital after lunchtime incident
Motorists in Moose Jaw may have seen the aftermath of a single-vehicle collision on Wednesday at noon at the intersection of Ninth Avenue Northwest and Highway 1.
A release issued by the Moose Jaw Police Service stated that a motorcyclist was taken to hospital with serious but non-life threatening injuries after having to take evasive action to avoid colliding with a semi-truck that had left the stop sign at the intersection. The westbound motorcycle was forced to skid onto the side of the highway and into the ditch.
Police, fire fighters, and EMS crews all responded to the incident.
MARLON HECTOR/TIMES-HERALD A motorcylce lays in a ditch after avoiding a semi-tractor at the intersection of Highway 1 and Ninth Avenue Northwest.