A motorcycle rider is in critical condition after an accident near the intersection of Courthouse Road and Midlothian Turnpike. The crash occured at about 1:20 p.m. Tuesday afternoon.
The rider, a 23-year-old male, was transported to VCU Medical Center and is in critical condition.
According to Chesterfield Police, the motorcyle was south bound on Courthouse Road and an automobile turned left into the path of the motorcycle, causing the motorcycle to crash into the car. Charges are pending in the accident.
Courthouse Road between Midlothian Turnpike and Busy Street was closed for about two hours but has been reopened.