Police Investigate Serious Motorcycle v Truck Collision
On June 10, 2022, at approximately 2:19 PM, Fort Collins Police were notified of an injury crash at the intersection of West Mulberry Street and South Overland Trail. A Harley Davidson driven by an adult male was travelling on W Mulberry Street and attempted to turn left to go southbound on Overland Trail when it collided with a GMC Sierra being driven by an adult male. The motorcyclist was transported to an area hospital with serious injuries. The driver of the GMC was also transported to an area hospital with minor injuries. Due to the severity of the injuries, the Fort Collins Police CRASH (Collision Reconstruction and Scene Handling) Team responded to take over the investigation.
“With the busy travel season upon us, it is essential to observe traffic control devices and be aware of your surroundings while driving,” said Sergeant Mike Avrech who oversees the Fort Collins Police CRASH Team.
South Overland Trail was closed in between W Elizabeth Street and Laporte Avenue for approximately 3 ½ hours while investigators processed the scene. Anyone with information who has not already spoken to police and has knowledge about this incident is asked to call Officer Ken Koski at (970) 416 2229. Police are still investigating the circumstances that led up to the collision.