Motorcyclist critically injured in Central Lubbock collision - KCBD NewsChannel 11 Lubbock

7/24/09

Motorcyclist critically injured in Central Lubbock collision

By Karin Slyker | email

LUBBOCK, TX (KCBD) - A motorcyclist is hospitalized in critical condition at University Medical Center, after a collision near 34th and Indiana just after 2 p.m. Friday afternoon.

Lubbock Police say Ricky Brown, 29, was northbound on Indiana at the time of the accident. His Harley left a skid mark approximately 120 feet in length, and stops just short of the median. Investigators say that is where he collided with a blue Jeep Liberty. The driver, Hannah Freeman, 20, was crossing Indiana west bound at 32nd Street. She and a passenger suffered minor injuries.

As of late Friday afternoon, Lubbock's accident investigation team remained on the scene. They are still trying to determine whether or not speed or alcohol was a factor in this crash.

They are also collecting statements from witnesses who saw the accident happen. So far no charges have been filed. However, Lubbock Police are continuing to check in on Brown's condition. They say he was not wearing a helmet.

©2009 KCBD NewsChannel 11. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten, or redistributed.

get more>> Web Enhanced

Blood Donation Questions and Answers

"Giving the Gift of Life" is quick, easy, and relatively painless. Here are the answers to some questions donors often ask.

  • Local News on KCBD.comNewsMore>>

  • Farewell, Korea: First of 3 straight Asian Olympics ends

    Farewell, Korea: First of 3 straight Asian Olympics ends

    Sunday, February 25 2018 2:16 AM EST2018-02-25 07:16:08 GMT
    Sunday, February 25 2018 6:39 AM EST2018-02-25 11:39:32 GMT
    (AP Photo/Patrick Semansky). A volunteer walks in a foggy Pyeongchang Olympic Plaza during the 2018 Winter Olympics in Pyeongchang, South Korea, Saturday, Feb. 24, 2018.(AP Photo/Patrick Semansky). A volunteer walks in a foggy Pyeongchang Olympic Plaza during the 2018 Winter Olympics in Pyeongchang, South Korea, Saturday, Feb. 24, 2018.

    Pyeongchang closes its chapter of the modern Olympics on Sunday night with tales of detente and competitive grit and volunteerism and verve.

    Pyeongchang closes its chapter of the modern Olympics on Sunday night with tales of detente and competitive grit and volunteerism and verve.

  • After years of dejection, proponents of gun laws see hope

    After years of dejection, proponents of gun laws see hope

    Saturday, February 24 2018 10:35 AM EST2018-02-24 15:35:23 GMT
    Sunday, February 25 2018 6:36 AM EST2018-02-25 11:36:54 GMT
    The progression has become numbingly repetitive - mass bloodshed unleashed by a gunman, followed by the stories of the fallen, the funerals and mourning. (Source: AP Photos)The progression has become numbingly repetitive - mass bloodshed unleashed by a gunman, followed by the stories of the fallen, the funerals and mourning. (Source: AP Photos)

    "Our kids have started a revolution:" Teens' activism after Florida school shooting has some hopeful for action on gun policy.

    "Our kids have started a revolution:" Teens' activism after Florida school shooting has some hopeful for action on gun policy.

  • NRA, Florida face backlash after latest school shooting

    NRA, Florida face backlash after latest school shooting

    Saturday, February 24 2018 4:36 AM EST2018-02-24 09:36:41 GMT
    Sunday, February 25 2018 6:36 AM EST2018-02-25 11:36:36 GMT
    (AP Photo/Mark Lennihan, File). FILE- In this Feb. 15, 2006, file photo, BlackRock headquarters is shown in New York. U.S. companies are taking a closer look at investments, co-branding deals and other ties to the gun industry and its public face, the ...(AP Photo/Mark Lennihan, File). FILE- In this Feb. 15, 2006, file photo, BlackRock headquarters is shown in New York. U.S. companies are taking a closer look at investments, co-branding deals and other ties to the gun industry and its public face, the ...

    NRA faces corporate backlash after latest school shooting.

    NRA faces corporate backlash after latest school shooting.

Powered by Frankly