1 man injured in motorcycle versus car crash

Crash happened at Blanding Boulevard, 105th Street


JACKSONVILLE, Fla. – A man suffered life-threatening injuries Saturday when he crashed his motorcycle into a car trying to make a U-turn, the Jacksonville Sheriff’s Office said.

The motorcyclist struck a car when he was trying to make a U-turn at the intersection of Blanding Boulevard and 105th Street, officials said.

All northbound traffic on Blanding Boulevard was diverted east onto 105th Street to Wesconnett Boulevard. All eastbound traffic on 105th Street was diverted south onto Blanding Boulevard.

The motorcyclist was taken to Orange Park Medical Center, officials said.