Motorcyclist Badly Injured In Accident
A Shreveport man sustained life-threatening injuries after he was involved in an accident while riding his motorcycle late Thursday evening.
According to Bossier City Police Department Spokesman, Mark Natale, at around 7:30 P.M. Thursday, 20-year-old Derick Collin Johnson was traveling south on Airline Drive when his motorcycle collided with a northbound pickup truck that was making a left hand turn at Meadow Creek Drive. The pickup truck driver is identified as 28-year-old Stephen Zack Ellis of Bossier City. He was not injured.
Investigators say impairment is not suspected in the crash however routine toxicology tests are pending. No charges have been filed at this time as the investigation into the crash remains ongoing. Johnson remains hospitalized at University Health in Shreveport.