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Moorhead crash injures motorcyclist



MOORHEAD — A crash in south Moorhead Sunday afternoon, May 16, left a motorcyclist with serious injuries, according to a Moorhead Police Department report on the incident.

According to the report:

The incident happened about 4:15 p.m. Sunday in the 2800 block of 34th Street South.

An investigation determined that a pickup driven by Curtis Hirschkorn, 73, Moorhead, had been stopped on 28th Avenue and was attempting to make a left turn to go southbound on 34th Street when a motorcycle driven by Derek Schreiner, 34, Moorhead, that was northbound on 34th Street entered the intersection.

Hirschkorn failed to yield the right of way to Schreiner and the pickup and motorcycle collided in the intersection, the police report said.

Schreiner sustained serious injuries and was transported to an area hospital for medical treatment.

Hirschkorn was cited for failing to yield, according to the report, which said the crash remains under investigation.