Man hospitalized after motorbike hits tree

Motorbike accident in Saginaw.

A man was transported to the hospital after police say his motorbike hit a tree.

It happened on South Jefferson near Millard just after noon.

Police and firefighters responded to the accident.

They say the man was drifting in and out of consciousness when he was transported to a nearby hospital.

The section of road was shut down while crews cleared the scene.

It is unknown if the motorist was wearing a helmet at the time of the crash.

Police are investigating what caused the man to hit the tree.