Motorcyclist thrown from bike after crashing into sedan on Highway 281, police say

SAPD: Man, 32, hospitalized following crash around 6:40 p.m. Wednesday

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SAN ANTONIO – A 32-year-old man is hospitalized following a motorcycle crash on highway 281 on Wednesday night, San Antonio police said.

According to SAPD, the man was traveling southbound around 6:40 p.m. on Highway 281 on a Yamaha R6 motorcycle when he lost control and rear-ended a Toyota Camry.

SAPD said the motorcyclist was thrown from the bike onto the shoulder of the highway and sustained life-threatening injuries. He was not wearing a helmet.

The injured man was taken by EMS to University Hospital. He is currently listed in stable condition.


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