Motorcycle crash on Highway 30 leaves man seriously injured

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Published: Jul. 25, 2021 at 9:56 AM CDT
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CEDAR RAPIDS, Iowa (KCRG) - One person was hurt in a crash involving a motorcycle on Saturday evening, according to law enforcement officials.

At around 5:19 p.m, the Cedar Rapids Police Department was sent to a report of a motorcycle crash along U.S. Highway 30 westbound to the east of the exit for Williams Boulevard SW. Officers arrived and located a 52-year-old man about 30 feet down from the top of an embankment along the highway.

The man was unconscious when officers located him. He was taken to UnityPoint-St. Luke’s Hospital for what were described as potentially life-threatening injuries.

Area Ambulance Service assisted in the emergency response.

An investigation into the crash is ongoing.

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