UPDATE: The driver of the motorcycle has been identified as 46-year-old Cory Wells.
According to Polk County law enforcement, Wells was traveling north in the 5000 blk of NE 22nd St. when his motorcycle left the roadway and went into the west ditch. Wells is currently in a local area hospital with life-threatening injuries.
POLK COUNTY – Law enforcement worked at the scene of a motorcycle crash on Tuesday morning near the Polk County jail.
The sheriff’s office got a call of a motorcycle crash in the 5000 blk of NE 22nd Street around 7:50 a.m.
The Polk County Sheriff’s Office is investigating the crash.