WICHITA — A motorcycle rider was critically injured about 6 p.m. today in an accident at 11th and Oliver.
Wichita police Lt. Kevin Mears said the motorcycle was southbound on Oliver when it collided with a van that had been driving east on 11th.
The victim, a man believed to be in his 20s, was taken by ambulance to Wesley Medical Center in critical condition.
"It doesn't appear that he was wearing a helmet," Mears said.
Wichita police blocked Oliver between 10th and 12th streets while investigating the accident.