Motorcyclist med-flighted after being struck by tractor-trailer

DINWIDDIE COUNTY, Va (WRIC) — An accident involving a motorcycle and a tractor-trailer happened on I-85 in Dinwiddie County on Wednesday.

Virginia State Police say that around 4:30 p.m. Wednesday afternoon, a motorcyclist was changing lanes when it struck a tractor trailer.

The driver was transported by helicopter to a nearby hospital with serious, but non-life threatening injuries.

Officials tell us that witnesses say the motorcycle was weaving between traffic just before the accident occurred.

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