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Driver pinned under motorcycle rescued Thursday night

Posted at 9:29 AM, Jul 26, 2019
and last updated 2019-07-26 10:29:08-04

The Scott Fire Department helped rescue a driver who became trapped under a motorcycle following a crash on LA Hwy 93 Thursday night.

The Fire Department posted about the incident on their Facebook page.

Firefighters say that the motorcycle driver became pinned under the vehicle after crashing into a ditch along the roadway around 10:00 pm.

Crews used a front cable winch to remove the vehicle from on top of the driver.

First aid was administered and the department says the driver was transported to a hospital for treatment.

State Police were investigating.

No information on what caused the crash was available.