MACON — The Bibb County Sheriff’s Office is investigating a single vehicle collision that occurred on I-475 north, near mile marker 7, involving a motorcycle.
The collision was called into the Macon-Bibb 911 Center at around 2:23 p.m. today.
According to the sheriff’s office, the motorcyclist, 41-year-old Alabama man, lost control of his motorcycle when his rear tire had a blowout. The motorcycle crossed over several lanes of travel and struck a guardrail.
The man and his passenger, a 37-year-old Alabama woman were taken to the Atrium Health Navicent by ambulance. The driver is currently listed to be in stable condition. However, the passenger is currently listed in critical condition.
The Bibb County Sheriff’s Office is urging anyone with information in reference to this collision to contact them or Macon Regional Crime Stoppers at 1-877-68CRIME. The collision remains under investigation.