MARANA, AZ - A motorcyclist suffered life-threatening injuries after a crash near Marana and Interstate 10 Friday evening.
Northwest Fire/Rescue District Capt. Adam Goldberg said the single-vehicle accident occurred around 6 p.m. when the rider lost control of his motorcycle and crashed into a tree near Grier Road and Galleno Avenue.
Goldberg said another motorcyclist called 911 to report the incident.
The 20-year-old male victim was air-lifted to the trauma center at University of Arizona Medical Center in critical condition.
The rider was wearing a helmet when the crashed, according to Goldberg.
The Marana Police Department was investigating the accident.