CLEARWATER — The westbound lanes of the Clearwater Memorial Causeway have been shut down while police officers investigate a motorcycle crash.
According to Clearwater police, the motorcyclist, who has not been identified, lost control while driving westbound on the causeway just east of Island Way.
The motorcyclist is being taken to a hospital via helicopter. No other vehicles were involved.
Eastbound traffic will also be impacted while the helicopter lands, police said. The agency asks that drivers avoid the area.