Rider in critical condition after crash in Johnson City

Johnson City Press • Updated Aug 12, 2019 at 6:48 PM

A North Roan Street crash Sunday landed a motorcyclist in critical condition at Johnson City Medical Center.

Police said J.D. Nickels, 36, Johnson City, was piloting a 2000 Harley-Davidson motorcycle south on North Roan in Boones Creek when it collided with a 2002 Chevrolet Suburban turning left from Cambridgeshire Court.

Cambridgeshire Court is across from the old Boones Creek Middle School building.

The Suburban’s driver, 60-year-old Ivan Pickle, Johnson City, was not injured.

The Johnson City Police Department’s Traffic Crash Reconstruction Team is investigating.