Motorcyclist seriously injured in Auburn crash

A motorcyclist was seriously injured when the rider hit a car in Auburn on Wednesday evening, according to Auburn police.

The motorcyclist was headed north in the 1200 block of Auburn Way North about 5:30 p.m. when a southbound car turned left, and the motorcyclist hit the car, Cmdr. Steve Stocker said.

The motorcyclist was transported to Harborview Medical Center in Seattle.

The cause of the crash is under investigation.

“It looks like just a bad accident,” Stocker said. “An unfortunate accident, really.”

Kenny Ocker: 253-597-8627, @KennyOcker