BATON ROUGE, LA (WAFB) - The Baton Rouge Police Department is responding to a wreck involving a motorcycle on Plank Rd.
The incident occurred around 8:30 p.m. Wednesday night in the 9600 block of Plank Rd. Officials say the motorcycle left the road and possibly landed in a large ditch off a bridge. The driver is being transported to a local hospital.
The Central Fire Department was also called out to assist with the wreck. Officials say firefighters had to use a stokes basket in order to safely get the victim out of the ravine and into the waiting ambulance. Brownsfield Fire Department also sent a truck to assist.
BRPD officials say the injuries at this point appear to be non-life threatening.