Motorcycle crash off of Dunn Avenue sends one to hospital
JACKSONVILLE, Fla. -- A motorcyclist lost control and ended up crashing along Driftwood Creek Drive, off of Dunn Avenue, in Northwest Jacksonville Friday evening, according to the Jacksonville Sheriff's Office.
Officials at the scene report the motorcycle driver hit a curb before losing control.
The driver was not hurt, but his passenger was ejected from the motorcycle and hit a light pole, according to detectives on the scene.
The passenger was transported to UF Health Jacksonville in critical condition.
Police say they are investigating whether alcohol was a factor.
The driver was the only one reported to be wearing a helmet and was not injured in the single-vehicle crash.
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