Woman not seriously injured after motorcycle crash in Bristol - WFSB 3 Connecticut

Woman not seriously injured after motorcycle crash in Bristol

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BRISTOL, CT (WFSB) -

A serious crash in Bristol left a motorcycle in a river.

It happened late Monday morning in the area of 155 School St.

Police said a woman and her husband were riding separate motorcycles and traveling west on School Street.

The woman, identified as 51-year-old Marie Hoadley, made a right turn into a city parking lot at the corner of School and West Streets. However, she lost control and struck a curb and fence along the river bank.

Eyewitnesses posted photos to social medial that showed the motorcycle and emergency personnel down an embankment on the edge of a nearby river.

Police said it amounted to an 8 to 10 foot fall.

Hoadley did not suffer serious injuries as a result of the crash.

Police said their traffic division is looking into exactly how the crash happened.

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