SPOKANE COUNTY, Wash. -- A motorcycle crash north of Chattaroy left a man with potentially life threatening injuries Sunday evening.
Washington State Patrol said the accident happened on US 2 in the Bear Lake County Park area, two miles north of Chattaroy. The motorcycle was northbound on the roadway when the crash occurred. Investigators said the 60-year-old male driver of the motorcycle was trying to make a pass and lost control.
MedStar was launched to the scene. The victim suffered a serious head injury. The man was wearing a helment, according to investigators.
US 2 around North Calispel Road was blocked by the crash but was opened back up around 6 p.m.