Motorcycle driver undergoes several surgeries after crash near Fishburn Park

The driver is in critical condition


ROANOKE, Va. – The motorcycle rider involved in a crash in Roanoke this past Wednesday remains in critical condition Monday.

Roanoke police said that the rider has had multiple rounds of surgery and his or her condition is still serious.

The wreck happened Wednesday shortly after 7 p.m. near the intersection of Brambleton Avenue and Rosewood Avenue, near Fishburn Park.

Police blocked off the area from midnight to 5 a.m. Monday to continue investigating. There’s no decision yet on whether anyone will face charges.

Police said Wednesday that the motorcycle hit the side of a car. The driver of the car and the child inside are expected to be OK.