The driver of a van pulled out in front of a motorcyclist Thursday afternoon (April 6), causing a collision that sent both motorists to the hospital.  The call came into dispatch just after 1:00 PM.

The motorcyclist, a 32 year old man, was hospitalized for non-life threatening injuries and was not wearing a helmet. Police say the 54 year old woman driving the van also suffered minor injuries.

The collision occurred close to Rice Street, adjacent to one of the I-229 off ramps.

Investigators say charges are pending against the driver of the van.  Names were not released.

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