Motorcycle accident halts traffic, sends victim to hospital

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By Tami Hoey By Tami Hoey

MARICOPA CO., Ariz -- A bad accident involving a car and a motorcycle shut down several lanes of traffic in a county area in the far west Valley. It happened near Indian School and Dysart Roads Tuesday evening around 9:00 p.m.

The motorcyclist was not wearing a helmet, according to MCSO. He has been taken to the hospital in critical condition.

Northbound Dysart Road was closed at Indian School Road. Southbound Dysart Rd was restricted at Las Cruces Drive. MCDOT Regional Emergency Action Coordination Team (REACT)  assisted MCSO in managing traffic in the affected area.