Motorcyclist in Yuma taken to hospital from car crash


YUMA — Around 1 in the morning, a Harley Davidson motorcycle was traveling south on Avenue B approaching the intersection at County 13th Street. The driver of the vehicle, a 2016 Nissan Versa, was east on County 13th Street when it failed to yield the right of way for the motorcycle and proceeded to enter the intersection on to Avenue B.
The motorcycle hit with the driver side of the car, causing the motorcyclist to sustain serious injuries. The driver of the Harley, a 58-year-old man of Yuma, AZ, was taken to Yuma Regional Medical Center and later flown out to a Phoenix area hospital.
The driver of the vehicle was transported to Yuma Regional Medical Center for minor injuries. This case remains under investigation at this time. Alcohol does not appear to be a factor in this collision, says YCSO.