Motorcycle and SUV Collide, 2 Sent to Hospital

By Brittany Sweeney |

Published 09/01 2014 05:10PM

Updated 09/01 2014 11:21PM

Trucksville, Luzerne County- 2 people were taken to the hospital, one in serious condition following an SUV versus motorcycle wreck in the Back Mountain area of Luzerne County.

It happened around 4:30 this afternoon.

The SUV was turning into the Trucksville Sheetz on South Memorial Highway and hit an oncoming motorcycle.

Both drivers were described as young men and were both taken to the hospital.

Police say, the motorcyclist was in serious condition while the other man was transported to get checked out.

Eyewitnesses were shaken up saying it happened in the blink of an eye.

"Waiting to turn in the right hand lane, how fast it went," Grace Myers, of Telford said.

First responders shut down all lanes of traffic for an hour following the wreck.

The names of the people involved have not been released.

Kingston Township Police are investigating the crash here in Luzerne County.

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