Motorcyclist critical after Western Avenue crash

August 31, 2012 3:41:21 PM PDT
A motorcycle rider was critically injured Friday after being hit by a car in the 4900-block of North Western Avenue on Chicago's Northwest Side.

It happened at about 9:40 a.m.

According to police, the driver of the car is an 84-year-old woman.

The driver was ticketed for failure to yield and driving without insurance.