LUBBOCK, TX (KCBD) - Accident Investigators with the Lubbock Police Department are investigating a motorcycle crash that occurred Sunday night in the area of 82nd Street and Elgin Avenue.
Around 7:30 p.m., officers responded to the 2900 block of 82nd Street in reference to a crash involving a motorcycle and a pickup truck. Officers located the motorcycle driver, 20-year-old Michael Silva, with life-threatening injuries. He was taken to UMC in critical condition.
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Due to the seriousness of the injuries, investigators with the LPD Accident Investigation Unit responded to the scene. The initial investigation indicates a pickup was traveling east on 82nd Street and tried to turn north onto Elgin Avenue.
As the pickup turned, it crashed into a motorcycle that was traveling westbound on 82nd Street.
The driver and two other occupants in the pickup truck were not injured.
The circumstances surrounding this crash are still under investigation.