BEND, OR -- A Bend motorcyclist was seriously injured in a crash Thursday afternoon. According to the Deschutes County Sheriff's office, an SUV, driven by Colleen Maguire (55), was stopped at a stop sign at NW Crosby Drive and Skyliners Road, when the she made a left turn and pulled in front of the motorcycle. The rider, 28-year old Duncan Brewer, was unable to avoid the collision, despite attempts to swerve into oncoming traffic.
He was taken to St. Charles with non-life threatening injuries. Investigators say speed and alcohol were not factors in the crash.