Motorcyclist injured in Sunday afternoon crash in Holyoke - KFVS12 News & Weather Cape Girardeau, Carbondale, Poplar Bluff

Motorcyclist injured in Sunday afternoon crash in Holyoke

HOLYOKE, MA (WSHM) -

A motorcyclist was seriously injured on Sunday afternoon, but police said the injuries do not appear to be life-threatening.

CBS 3 media partner Mass Live and The Republican reported that the motorcycle driver was thrown at least 100 feet after colliding with a car on Homestead Avenue at about 4 p.m.

He was alert when treated at the scene, and he was taken to Baystate Medical Center.

Police said the motorcyclist was speeding, which was a factor in the crash.

The accident remains under investigation.

The driver of the car was not injured.

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