Motorcycle Rider Seriously Injured in Accident

Police are investigating an accident that seriously injured a motorcycle rider.

Pueblo police say 27-year-old Joseph Bonetta was traveling southwest on Lincoln Ave. at Orman Ave. when he hit a Suzuki sedan crossing the intersection.

The driver of the sedan has been identified as 71-year-old Cecilia Guerrero. Police say she was traveling southeast on Orman when she stopped at a flashing red signal. The accident happened as she crossed Lincoln.

Bonetta suffered serious injuries when he was thrown from the motorcycle. Police say he was not wearing a helmet.

Police are still investigating, but say they believe speed was a factor in the crash.