Motorcycle racing leads to critical crash

Witnesses say victim weaving in traffic

SAN ANTONIO – A motorcycle race ended with a critical crash on Loop 410 Saturday morning.

The wreck happened just before 10 a.m. on the westbound Loop near Jones Maltsberger Road.

Police say two cycle riders were racing and weaving through traffic when one of them hit the back of a car and got tossed from his bike.

Witnesses tell police the rider skidded about 300 feet down the highway.

Traffic investigators say EMS transported the 25-year-old rider to University Hospital with critical injuries.

They say the other motorcyclist took off from the scene.

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