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Jefferson County boy in critical condition after motorcycle crash

By Staff Writer
Published On: Mar 29 2013 10:05:41 AM CDT
Updated On: Mar 29 2013 12:08:44 PM CDT

A 16-year-old Jefferson County boy sustained head injuries and multiple broken bones when his motorcycle was struck by a car Thursday night.

RIGBY, Idaho -

A 16-year-old Jefferson County boy sustained head injuries and multiple broken bones when his motorcycle was struck by a car Thursday night.

The Jefferson County Sheriff's Office said the boy failed to yield as he drove his Yamoto GY 200 motorcycle out of a driveway and into the path of a northbound, 2013 Chevrolet CRZ. 

The boy was transported by Air Idaho to Eastern Idaho Regional Medical Center.  His condition was listed as critical but stable Thursday night.  He was not wearing a helmet.

The crash happened around 6:30 p.m. at 281 North 4500 East (Idaho Highway 48).

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