Motorcycle crashes into van in Lynchburg; motorcycle’s driver hospitalized in critical condition

Lynchburg & Central Virginia News

LYNCHBURG, Va. (WFXR) – Police are investigating after a motorcycle crashed into a van Sunday afternoon in Lynchburg.

WFXR News’ Amanda Lee was on the scene and spoke with an officer with the Lynchburg Police Department.

The officer said the van was turning onto Bedford Avenue from Rivermont Avenue just before 4:40 p.m. on Sunday, May 23 when the motorcycle — which was traveling straight on Rivermont Avenue — collided with the van.

The driver of the motorcycle was taken to Lynchburg General Hospital and is said to be in critical condition.

WFXR News was told that there were a few people inside of the van when the crash occurred. There has been no update on the extent of any injuries from those in the van.

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