Monday Night Accident Results in Charges

The accident at River and Cumberland on Monday night sent the motorcyclist to hospital.
The accident at River and Cumberland on Monday night sent the motorcyclist to hospital.

The accident at River and Cumberland on Monday night sent the motorcyclist to hospital.
The accident at River and Cumberland on Monday night sent the motorcyclist to hospital.

Thunder Bay Police Lay Charges

THUNDER BAY – A motorcyclist and motorist have both been charged after an accident Monday night in Thunder Bay.

The accident happened at the intersection of River and Cumberland Street at about 7:30PM.

The motorcyclist suffered a hip injury and was transported to Thunder Bay Regional Health Sciences Centre after a collision with a car.

Thunder Bay police state that the collision happened as a forty-seven-year-old motorcyclist made a lane change and a thirty-four-year-old driver collided while the car was making a turn.

The motorcyclist has been charged with making an unsafe lane change . The driver of the automobile has been charged with a turning violation.