A motorcyclist is in the hospital with life-threating injuries after a crash in Cuyahoga Falls.
Police there say the 38 year old Cuyahoga Falls man lost control of his motorcycle on Portage Trail near 5th St. around 3:30 this morning and hit a utility pole.
A police officer was a block away from the crash scene when it happened. He witnessed the crash and called for an ambulance. The rider was taken to Akron City Hospital.
Portage Trail was closed between 6th St. and 5th St. for about two hours but has since reopened.