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Motorcycle rider taken to Vanderbilt following crash

Motorcycle rider taken to Vanderbilt following crash

ClarksvilleNow.com Reporting
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CLARKSVILLE, Tenn. – A motorcycle rider was injured in a crash Friday, Oct. 25 around 6:51 p.m. on Madison St.

According to Officer Natalie Hall with the Clarksville Police Department, a station wagon driven by Michael Vicars left the Burger King parking lot and checked westbound traffic before making a left turn, heading east on Madison St. Vicars told police as soon as he pulled into the roadway, he was struck by a motorcycle on the driver’s side. The motorcycle rider, Dane Vinson, was on his way to a Bikers Who Care (BWC) event when he collided with the vehicle. He was traveling west in the right lane.

Vinson suffered severe head trauma and a broken leg and was transported by Lifeflight to Vanderbilt Medical Center. Vinson’s mother told police he had internal bleeding but is in stable condition.

There is no further information at this time.

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