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Published July 24, 2013, 04:34 PM

Man injured in motorcycle, truck collision in Moorhead

Fargo, ND (WDAY TV)-- Rescue crews in Moorhead responded to a motorcycle/truck collision this morning. It happened at the intersection of Highway 75 and Wall Street.

By: WDAY, WDAY Staff Reports, WDAY

Fargo, ND (WDAY TV)-- Rescue crews in Moorhead responded to a motorcycle/truck collision this morning. It happened at the intersection of Highway 75 and Wall Street.

Police say an 85 year-old man tried passing a semi and the motorcycle in a No Passing Zone. The collision happened as the motorcyclist tried to make a left turn.

The 61 year-old motorcycle driver was taken to the hospital for injuries to his head.

Mark Herbranson - Minnesota State Trooper: "The information we have is that a motorcycle followed by a semi and a pickup truck were all traveling northbound. The pickup truck started to pass the semi, and it appears was going to pass the motorcycle too, but the motorcycle was making a legal left turn onto wall street."

Police say the driver of the motorcycle was not wearing a helmet.

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