Motorcyclist injured in collision in West Hills

Suffolk County police investigate the scene of a Suffolk County police investigate the scene of a crash involving a car and a motorcycle on Jericho Turnpike at Sweet Hollow Road in West Hills Sunday, Aug. 3, 2014. Photo Credit: James Carbone

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A motorcyclist was injured Sunday in a collision with a motorist who appeared to lose control on a rain-slicked road in West Hills, Suffolk County police said.

Police said a person driving a Nissan at West Jericho Turnpike and Sweet Hollow Road at about 10:45 a.m. appeared to have lost control due to wet road conditions.

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The injured motorcyclist was airlifted to Stony Brook University Hospital, police said.

The collision is being investigated.

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