KHP investigates crash involving semi and motorcycle in Crawford County

CRAWFORD COUNTY, Kan. – Kansas Highway Patrol investigates a crash in Crawford County after a reported collision between a semi and a motorcycle.

Authorities say around 4 p.m., a semi truck was driving northbound on K-7 followed by a motorcycle.

The semi attempted to move into the other lane when it saw a vehicle on the shoulder of the road.

This happened at the same time the motorcycle driver attempted to pass the semi, sideswiping the truck.

The motorcycle driver and passenger were transported to local hospitals with serious injuries.

K-7 has reopened.