Motorcyclists collide with pile of sand sending one rider to the hospital

OMAHA, Neb. (WOWT) -- A motorcyclist was hospitalized after a serious traffic accident Saturday morning.

The crash happened at 50th and Emmet just before 2 a.m.

Two men were driving their motorcycles on Emmet when they hit a pile of sand while trying to turn. The sand was there from construction in the area.

One motorcyclist had scrapes and bruises but the other was taken to the hospital.