(Council Bluffs) One person was killed and two others were critically injured Tuesday evening in an accident involving multiple motorcycles.
Pottawattamie County Sheriff Jeff Danker told the Omaha World Herald that a northbound motorcycle struck an SUV on Old Lincoln Highway shortly before 8:30 p.m. The man riding the motorcycle whose name has not been released was killed in the crash. He was wearing a helmet. Two other motorcyclists were transported to the Nebraska Medical Center in critical condition. A fourth person on one of the motorcycles and the driver of the SUV were not hurt.
Witnesses told authorities that they heard a motorcycle pass by their residence at a high rate of speed just before the crash. The accident remains under investigation.
July 3, 2013