Motorcyclist gets minor injuries after collision

Published 10:21 am Thursday, July 7, 2016

A 35-year-old male motorcyclist sustained minor injuries after colliding with a vehicle near the Austin Municipal Pool entrance Wednesday evening.

According to the report, the motorcyclist was traveling north bound on Main Street when a Ford Expedition, traveling south bound, made a left turn into the Austin Municipal Pool entrance. The motorcyclist was unable to stop and hit the front end of the vehicle. The crash occurred just before 7 p.m. and the motorcyclist sustained scrapes on his ankles and a sprained wrist, but he did not go to the hospital.

The 33-year-old male driver of the Ford was cited for failure to yield right of way.

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