Person injured after crash involving motorcycle, truck in Gaston County

Person injured after crash involving motorcycle, truck in Gaston County

GASTON COUNTY, NC (WBTV) - One person was injured after a crash involving a motorcycle and a pickup truck in Gaston County Saturday afternoon.

According to the North Carolina Highway Patrol, the incident happened on Alexis-Lucia Road.

Troopers say the motorcycle collided with a pickup truck towing a boat trailer coming the other direction.

The motorcyclist was transported to Carolinas Medical Center Main with non-life-threatening injuries.

The driver of the pickup truck was reportedly arrested for driving under the influence.

Alexis-Lucia Road was closed for about an hour while firefighters, paramedics and troopers worked to clear the scene.

No further information was released.

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