Motorcyclist injured in crash on Highway 70, Highway 149

One person was injured after a motorcycle crash on Highway 70, near the Highway 149 on-ramp.

Posted: Jun 13, 2019 4:11 PM

BUTTE COUNTY, Calif. - One person was injured after a motorcycle crash on Highway 70, near the Highway 149 on-ramp.

According to California Highway Patrol, the motorcyclist missed the turn and drove off the side of the road around 3 p.m. 

The driver suffered a possible broken wrist and severe road rash. An air ambulance was called and then called off, according to California Highway Patrol. 

The left lane is closed while they tow the motorcycle. Motorists should expect delays in the area. 

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