The Dawson Creek RCMP have responded to an accident which occured Wednesday afternoon.
At approximately 12:30 p.m., the RCMP received notice that a motorcycle had come in contact with a Dodge pickup truck in the 1000th block of Alaska Avenue.
According to authorities, the motorcycle had been hidden from view behind a commercial vehicle while traveling west bound, when the pickup truck pulled forward, resulting in a collision between the motorcycle and the driverâ€™s side of the pickup.
The driver of the truck was uninjured, while the 17 year old motorcycle driver was transported to Dawson Creek Regional Hospital as a precautionary measure, where he was diagnosed with minor injuries.
The Dawson Creek RCMP are currently investigating charges against the driver of the Dodge pickup truck.