Motorcyclist, passenger airlifted to hospital after collision - Tucson News Now

Motorcyclist, passenger airlifted to hospital after collision with truck

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SAN TAN VALLEY, AZ (Tucson News Now) -

Two people were taken to the hospital following a crash involving a motorcycle and a truck in San Tan Valley.

Authorities said a motorcyclist and the passenger traveled on Ocotillo Road Wednesday night and were unable to avoid a Dodge truck that did not yield at an intersection when turning onto Ocotillo from Cambria Lane.

Police said the motorcycle slammed into the driver's side of the truck and the two people on the motorcycle were taken by air ambulance to a Scottsdale hospital with serious injuries.

The occupants of the truck were not injured.

Authorities said drugs and alcohol did not appear to be a factor in the incident.

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