Police identify Middletown man listed in critical condition after motorcycle crash in Dauphin County
DAUPHIN COUNTY, Pa. — UPDATE (July 2): Police have identified the driver in a motorcycle crash.
Tyler Witters, 24, of Middletown, is listed in critical condition at Penn State Milton S. Hershey Medical Center after losing control of his motorcycle on the interchange bridge of Route 322 and Route 422 in the late afternoon on Monday.
Police noted that while it did not contribute to the cause of the crash, Witters was not wearing a helmet at the time.
Investigators are still seeking any witnesses to the crash, and can be contacted at 717-534-2202.
PREVIOUSLY: A motorcyclist sustained severe injuries Monday after the bike crashed in Dauphin County, according to police.
Police say the driver lost control of the motorcycle around 4:30 p.m. while traveling on the interchange bridge of Route 322 and Route 422.
The motorcycle went down on its side and the driver was thrown to the pavement. The driver sustained severe injuries and was transported to Hershey Medical Center, police add.
The eastbound lanes of Route 322 and Route 422 were shut down for approximately two hours while investigators worked at the scene.
Anyone who witnesses the crash should contact Derry Township Police at 717-534-2202.