Boise & Garden City

Officers investigate crash that sent Boise cyclist to the hospital

A bicyclist was seriously injured Tuesday evening when he collided with a motorcycle on the 8th Street North Extension in the Hulls Gulch area, Boise police reported.

The 31-year-old bicyclist was headed downhill and the 20-year-old motorcyclist was going uphill when they collided near the intersection with West Sandstone Court about 7 p.m., police said.

Both men were wearing helmets.

The bicyclist was transported to a local hospital with injuries that appeared serious but not appear to be life-threatening. The driver of the Yamaha dirt bike was checked out by paramedics, but not transported to the hospital, police said.

Not citations have been issued yet. The accident is still under investigation.