Springfield Police have shut down Stevenson Drive between Allis St. and Stanton Ave. due to a car vs. motorcycle accident.
Springfield Police Lt. Don Mumaw says officers responded around 2:06 p.m. He says a motorcycle was heading west on Stevenson Drive, and an SUV was sitting on the corner of Woodward and Stevenson. Police say the motorcyclist attempted to turn, but the SUV pulled out in front of it. No citations have been issued yet.
No one in the SUV was injured, but the motorcyclist was taken to St. John’s Hospital with life-threatening injuries.
Mumaw says Stevenson could be shut down through 9:00 Monday night.