Motorcyclist struck by car in Cape
Friday, June 8, 2012
A man was hospitalized after a car struck the motorcycle he was riding on William Street on Thursday afternoon.
About 5:45 p.m., the unidentified rider was northbound on Mount Auburn Road on a red and silver Harley-Davidson when he crossed William Street, Cape Girardeau police said. A westbound black Ford Fusion ran a red light and struck the motorcycle, police said.
An ambulance transported the rider to the hospital with injuries that were not life-threatening. Police said the driver of the Fusion was cited for running the traffic signal.