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Seward Highway Crash Injures Motorcycle Driver
Alaska State Troopers say a 73-year-old man was injured in a Seward Highway motorcycle crash.
ANCHORAGE- Alaska State Troopers say a 73-year-old man was injured in a Seward Highway motorcycle crash.
Troopers say Claus Schwarz just before 1 p.m. Sunday was driving behind a sport utility vehicle about four miles north of Beluga Point at Mile 106.5.
The SUV slowed when a vehicle ahead of it made a left turn and Schwarz's motorcycle crashed into the back of the SUV.
Schwarz was ejected from the bike. He was wearing a helmet.
He was transported to Providence Alaska Medical Center.
Troopers say his injuries are not life-threatening. The motorcycle was demolished.