Man ticketed, woman injured after motorcycle crash

Posted at 4:19 PM, May 28, 2018
and last updated 2018-07-05 14:49:50-04

GREAT FALLS – Ryan Vanoverbeck has been ticketed for reckless driving after a motorcycle crash on Saturday.

The crash occurred at the intersection of 9th Street and Central Avenue West around 7:35 p.m.

According to the Great Falls Police Department, the brakes on the motorcycle Vanoverbeck was driving locked up after he had accelerated.

The motorcycle caught fire after the crash and a bystander extinguished it.

A female passenger was taken to the hospital with a head injury. Her condition is unknown at this time.

Vanoverbeck also received tickets for not having a motorcycle endorsement or a valid driver’s license.