Single Motorcycle Crash Sends Driver To Hospital

The Pierce County Sheriff has released information on a single motorcycle crash that occurred on Saturday, September first at 4:21pm.

The crash occurred  on 620th Street near 290th Avenue in Hartland Township.  Scene investigation determined that a southbound Suzuki motorcycle operated by Nathan Smith, age 49 of Minneapolis, Minnesota, overturned on the roadway where the pavement transitioned to gravel.

Smith was ejected from the motorcycle and located minutes later by a local homeowner and passersby.  Smith was transported to Regions Hospital by ground ambulance with undetermined injuries.  He was wearing full protective riding gear at the time of the accident.