Car Vs Motorcycle Collision In Spirit Lake Injures Jackson Man

Fri 8-3-2018

(Spirit Lake)-- A collision involving a car and a motorcycle this (Fri.) afternoon on Highways 9 and 71 at Keokuk Avenue in Spirit Lake sent the driver of the motorcycle to the hospital.

Spirit Lake police say 24-year-old Dallas Murray of Jackson was driving a 2002 Honda motorcycle eastbound in the outside lane of Highways 9 and 71 and 17-year-old Madison Sylvester of Webb was driving a 2009 Ford Fusion. Police say Sylvester was attempting to turn southbound onto Keokuk Avenue when the collision occurred.

Murray was taken by ambulance to Lakes Regional Healthcare.

Damage to both the car and the motorcycle was estimated at $3,000.

Sylvester was cited for failure to yield.

The collision took place shortly before 2:00 pm.