Motorcyclist injured in major wreck off Highway 99

A motorcyclist needed a ride in a Life Flight helicopter after a crash in Fort Bend County.

March 7, 2012 3:24:06 AM PST
A motorcyclist was injured in a serious accident near the Katy area last night.

The wreck happened around 9pm Tuesday on Highway 99 near Mason Road. Police say the driver of a minivan failed to yield to oncoming traffic and clipped a motorcycle. The 29-year old motorcyclist lost control of his bike and slid along the road before crashing into a median.

He was taken by Life Flight to the hospital and is listed in serious but stable condition.