UPDATE: Motorcyclist seriously injured in crash that caused traffic backups
ROCHESTER — A crash between a car and a motorcycle during the afternoon of May 23 in Rochester resulted in a traffic build up and serious injuries.
Police said the reason for the crash remains under investigation, but the preliminary investigation shows the car pulling out of a parking lot and onto the road where it collided with a motorcycle driving in the opposite direction.
The driver of the car was released from the hospital with no serious injuries.
The motorcyclist, who wasn't wearing a helmet, was transported to the hospital. Police reported that the motorcyclist sustained serious injuries.
A traffic accident reconstruction team was sent to the crash site on Old Dover Road near Route 125 and the roadway has since been cleared up.