Motorcyclist taken to hospital following crash

Posted at 12:19 PM, Apr 18, 2016
and last updated 2016-04-18 14:19:06-04

A Payette man was taken to a local hospital following an accident on I-84 at approximately 7:39 a.m., April 18th.

Lee Oeleis, of Payette, was headed eastbound on I-84 on a 2001 Yamaha motorcycle when he failed to yield to slowing traffic.

Oeleis hit a Dodge Neon and was thrown off his bike. He was not wearing a helmet.

Traffic was slow for commuters while Idaho State Police investigated.