Motorcyclist injured in accident

By The Mercury

A motorcyclist reportedly was injured after he was involved in a two-car accident at the intersection of Tuttle Creek Boulevard and East Poyntz Avenue at approximately 5:40 p.m. Monday.

Lt. Kyle said the motorcyclist, whose name was not available, was injured after he was struck by a 2012 Chevrolet Malibu, driven by Craig Salminen, 58, Wamego.

Kyle said the motorcycle fell on one of the motorcyclist’s legs.

Riley County EMS transported the motorcyclist to Mercy Regional Health Center. Officers cited Salminen for following too closely.

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