Man injured in motorcycle accident

NORTH PLATTE, Neb. KNOP A man was taken to the hospital after he rear ends the back of a box truck.

It happened near the intersection of Carr Avenue and Rodeo Road.

North Platte police say the driver of the box truck was waiting for a semi to pull out onto Rodeo Road when the motorcycle hit the back of his truck.

The driver of the motorcycle was taken to the hospital by ambulance with unknown injuries.

It is not known if speed was a factor.

Traffic was rerouted in both directions.