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Motorcycle accident sends one to hospital

Jul 11, 2021, 7:56 PM

WEBER COUNTY, Utah — A one-vehicle accident sent a man to the hospital with serious, but non-life threatening injuries Sunday afternoon.

According to Trooper Freckleton, of the Utah Highway Patrol, the man was driving a motorcycle southbound on SR-126, near Smith & Edwards, and he entered a curve going too fast. The accident happened just before 4:30 p.m.

The man was pulled into a raised center median  and was thrown from bike. According to Trooper Freckleton, the victim suffered head injuries. However, he was alert and speaking as he was transported by air to an area hospital. 

No other individuals were involved in the accident. The man, a Weber County resident, was not wearing a helmet, according to the Utah Highway Patrol.

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