Amarillo – Injuries Reported Following A Car Accident on 6th Avenue
Posted on Monday, August 12th, 2019 at 9:48 am
The Amarillo Police Department has yet to release more details about a vehicle accident on Southwest 6th Avenue in northwest Amarillo.
According to police reports, the incident took place at around 5:00 p.m. near South Prospect Street. An undescribed vehicle was seen traveling along the southbound lane of Prospect when it crashed into a motorcycle that was heading west on 6th. Police said the car ignored a red signal which prompted the collision.
The rider of the motorcycle sustained serious injuries from the force of the impact. He was transported to an area hospital with his passenger who suffered from non-life-threatening injruies. Their condition was not immediately released.
Fortunately, the driver and a passenger of the vehicle was not hurt.
The incident is being investigated by the Traffic Investigation Squad of the Amarillo Police Department.
Our sincerest sympathies to the victim of this unfortunate accident. We pray for their full recovery as we hope that the Amarillo Police Department will do everything to bring those responsible to justice.
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