Motorcyclist seriously injured in Mason County crash

Posted at 11:19 AM, May 15, 2018

MARQUETTE TOWNSHIP, Mich. — Authorities are investigating a serious crash in that sent a motorcyclist to the hospital on Monday afternoon.

It happened just after 2 p.m. on US-10 east of Nelson Road in Marquette Township.

Police say a 77-year-old Mears woman attempted to turn left into a business driveway when she struck a 65-year-old motorcyclist from Ludington. He was taken to a local hospital before being flown out to a larger facility for treatment.

Neither drugs or alcohol played a role in the crash.

The motorcyclist was not wearing a helmet.