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Man hospitalized after crashing motorcycle into light pole head-on, police say

Officials say the man’s condition is currently unknown

A man was hospitalized after crashing his motorcycle into a light pole head-on overnight, according to San Antonio police.
A man was hospitalized after crashing his motorcycle into a light pole head-on overnight, according to San Antonio police. (KSAT)

SAN ANTONIO – A man was hospitalized after crashing his motorcycle into a light pole head-on, according to San Antonio police.

The incident happened around 1:35 a.m., Sunday, in the 600 block of Tower of the Americas Way.

Police said the man, 40, was riding his motorcycle on the frontage road of 281 and attempted to take the entrance ramp of 281 south, but lost control and drove through a street sign.

The man then struck a light pole head-on, according to police.

He was wearing a helmet at the time of the crash, but he was taken to the Brooke Army Medical Center with multiple injuries.

His condition is unknown.

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