A motorcyclist is taken to the hospital after it appears he was rear-ended by a car.
The accident happening in the 1400 block of Cherry Street just before 5:30 Thursday evening. According to Erie City Police, the motorcycle and the car were headed north-bound on Cherry when the car struck the motorcycle from behind, throwing the man from the cycle.
He was taken to the hospital by ambulance with what are described as serious injuries.
EPD is investigating the incident.