Motorcyclist injured in crash near Civic Center Park in Denver, police say

Car driver left scene of accident

DENVER - A Denver motorcyclist was injured in a crash on Monday afternoon and police are trying to find a motorist who left the scene.

Police told 7NEWS a female motorcyclist was traveling on 12th Avenue west of Broadway about 6 p.m. when a car pulled out of a parking garage, failing to yield to the motorcycle.

The motorcyclist swerved to avoid the car, lost control and "laid the bike down" on the street, police said.

The car driver stopped and asked the motorcyclist if she was okay, police said. When the woman said she thought she was okay, and the motorist drove off.

The woman was transported to a hospital with injuries to her hand and arm.

Police said they would be checking surveillance cameras in the area in an effort to identify the car driver.

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