Motorcyclist seriously injured in Aurora crash

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AURORA, Colo. — A motorcyclist was seriously injured after being thrown about 100 feet in a crash on Monday morning, the Aurora Police Department said.

The driver of a vehicle turned on a yellow light into the path of the motorcyclist who was traveling northbound on North Airport Boulevard at East Colfax Avenue.

The motorcyclist was wearing a helmet and taken to a nearby hospital. The man driving the vehicle was taken to a hospital as a precaution.

The intersection was closed as crews investigated and cleaned up the crash.