One Injured in Linn County Motorcycle Crash

One person was injured in a motorcycle crash in Linn County Tuesday afternoon.

The Linn County Sheriff’s Office says it happened in Palo at Covington Road and Vinton Street.

Authorities say a motorcycle driven by 18-year old Isabel Pounders of Tiffin lost control near the intersection and went into the ditch.

Pounders was not wearing a helmet at the time of the crash. She was transported to St. Luke’s Hospital with serious injuries.

The crash remains under investigation, with charges pending.