Motorcyclist seriously injured in St.Catharines collision

Niagara police are investigating a collision involving a motocycle and a pickup truck in St Catharines

It happened around 4:00 p.m. yesterday (Friday) afternoon at the intersection of Welland Avenue and Export Avenue.

Police say a 30-year-old St Catharines man lost control of his motorcycle, crossed into oncomig traffic and hit a pickup truck.

The bike continued  west on Welland where it was involved in a minor collision with a third vehicle.

The motorcyclist was taken to an out-of-region trauma centre with serious injuries.

The other drivers weren't hurt

Police are asking local businesses situated along Welland Avenue to review any surveillance footage that may have captured the collision and contact police.

Witnesses are also asked to contact Detectives at (905) 688-4111, extension 5500.