Kennewick police say the rider of this motorcycle was wearing proper safety gear, including a DOT approved helmet, and did not sustain any life-threatening injuries, but he was transported to TRIOS Southridge ER.

Labor Day Monday afternoon, the crash occurred on Bob Olsen Parkway near Sherman. It apparently involved a car vs. the bike. Police did not say what led to the crash, but some witnesses say the car driver immediately stopped and helped render aid to the rider.

The investigation continues.