Cycle rider crashes at entrance to historic downtown hotel

Police say he crashed trying to go around a car

Published On: Mar 03 2013 09:36:14 AM CST

An unusual sight at one of downtown San Antonio's busy tourist intersection's late Saturday night when a motorcycle crashed at the entrance to the Fairmount Hotel.

The wreck happened around 11 p.m. at E. Nueva and S. Alamo.

Police say a motorcyclist was hit while trying to get around a car.

The cycle rider lost control and slid into the entrance of the historic hotel.

He was treated by EMS at the scene and is expected to be okay.