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Motorcycle vs tractor-trailer crash ended with only minor injuries


Pine Township, PA – A motorcyclist who was struck by a tractor-trailer over the weekend surprisingly came out of the incident with only minor injuries.

On Saturday around 1:20 p.m., Clearfield County emergency crews were called out to State Park Road near S.B. Elliot State Park in Pine Township for a reported accident involving a motorcycle and a tractor-trailer.

According to the Clearfield/Centre County Fire Wire, a medical helicopter was quickly put on standby, as these types of accidents typically have serious injuries.

However, when crews responded, they found that the unnamed motorcyclist only had minor injuries and the helicopter was able to stand down.

Police have not released an official accident report yet.

The motorcyclist and tractor-trailer driver remain unnamed for now, and there are no details on how exactly the crash happened.

Click Here to see the Clearfield & Centre County Fire Wire’s Facebook post about the incident.

**Motorcycle VS Tractor Trailer**
06/06/21 1:22PM
Clearfield County
Rescue Box 5-P
MVA w/Injuries
State Park Rd/Old Route 53
“Elliott’s Park DCNR”
Pine Township
Company 5 & 41
1:25 – Caller reports motorcycle struck by tractor-trailer
1:27 – Captain 5 requests helicopter to be on standby.
1:33 – STAT9 with a 6 min ETA if needed to the scene.
1:35 – Medic 154 & 155 on scene, investigating report.
1:37 – EMS advising paitent does have minor injuries
1:39 – per Captain 5, the helicopter can stand down