Driver cited in crash that left motorcyclist seriously injured

(MGN Online)

A motorcyclist is recovering from several injuries after a crash near 28th and Dodge streets Wednesday afternoon.

At around 2:15, Joshua McKay, 21, was traveling west on Dodge Street approaching 28th Street.

Police say his motorcycle collided with the passenger's side of 49-year-old Shannon Barritt's car, which was heading north on 28th Street passing under a steady red traffic signal at Dodge Street.

McKay was taken to Nebraska Medicine to be treated for serious injuries sustained as a result of the collision.

He is being treated for multiple facial fractures, a compound arm fracture, numerous abrasions and a severe concussion. None of these injuries are believed to be life-threatening.

Speed and alcohol are not believed to be factors in this collision which remains under investigation.

Barritt was cited for a traffic signal violation and improper display of plates.

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