Motorcyclist airlifted to hospital after striking vehicle head-on near Alvarado

Multiple agencies responded to a serious crash involving a motorcycle this afternoon around 1:45PM on FM 917 just west of Treeline Drive in Johnson County.

It was determined that a motorcycle was traveling eastbound on FM 917 when the operator attempted to pass a vehicle in a no-passing zone. The motorcycle entered the oncoming lane of traffic, striking a vehicle head-on.

CareFlite was called to the scene. The motorcyclist was airlifted to the hospital with serious injuries. The driver of the vehicle was not injured.

The investigation is still ongoing.