Sparks Police: Traffic Accident Seriously Injures Two On Motorcycle
Sparks Police are investigating a traffic accident that seriously injured two people on a motorcycle Thursday evening.
Police say it happened near the intersection of 4th Street and Lincoln Way around 5:45 p.m.
A mother and daughter were ejected from their motorcycle after they were hit by a Toyota Sedan, driven by a 21-year old Sparks resident. The car was trying to make a left turn onto Lincoln Way into the motorcycle's path.
The 54-year old driver of the motorcycle received several injuries, including a dislocated shoulder, broken arm and multiple cuts.
Her 28-year old daughter, who is 8-months pregnant, suffered a life-threatening head injury. Police say initial reports show the baby was not injured.
The 44-year old passenger of the Toyota suffered head and wrist injuries and was taken to the hospital. The driver of the Toyota was not injured.
If you have any information on the accident, you're being asked to call the Sparks Police Department Traffic Section at (775) 353-2432.