One Seriously Injured In Fort Smith Motorcycle Accident

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FORT SMITH (KFSM) — At least one person is seriously injured after a motorcycle collided with a car Thursday afternoon (Aug. 4) in Fort Smith, according to Sergeant Wes Milam.

The accident happened near the intersection of 41st and Grand Avenue about 12:15 p.m.

Investigators say a red Chevrolet car was driving north on 41st Street when the driver pulled out in front of a motorcycle traveling east on Grand Avenue. The motorcyclist had a helmet but police said they were unsure if he was wearing it at the time of the accident.

The motorcyclist was taken by ambulance to Mercy Hospital with multiple injuries.

5NEWS will continue to check on the condition of the motorcyclist throughout the day.