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Subject: Motor Vehicle Injury AccidentDate: 05-21-2011
From: Officer Chris GiffordCase or Incident: #110521-001
Summary:On 05-21-2011 at 0149 hours, the Juneau Police Department received a report of a motor vehicle crash involving a motorcycle on Riverside Drive, near Mall Road. Responding officers found a single vehicle involved in the accident, a 2009 Honda Metropolitan scooter-style motorcycle.

Investigation revealed the driver of the motorcycle, a 31 year-old male, had been riding on Riverside Drive when he lost control and struck a concrete median. Capital City Fire and Rescue transported the driver to the Bartlett Regional Hospital for treatment of apparent life-threatening injuries.

This case remains under investigation.
All factual allegations contained in this release are based upon preliminary investigation and are subject to change or clarification as the investigation continues.    Any charges reported in this release are merely accusations and all persons named in this release are presumed innocent unless and until proven guilty.*** END OF STATEMENT ***