Man in Critical Condition After Motorcycle Accident 6/17/13
MIDLAND - A motorcyclist was sent to the hospital in critical condition after a major accident Monday morning.
Midland Police Department responded to the accident at approximately 8:16 a.m. in the 1400 block of Loop 250.
Roberto Ochoa, 69, of Midland, was driving westbound in the eastbound lanes on Loop 250 when he collided head on with 26-year-old motorcyclist Michael Johnson, of Midland, who was headed eastbound. Johnson was transported to Midland Memorial Hospital in critical condition.
Ochoa was reported as a missing person Sunday evening and has been said to suffer from Alzheimer’s disease. Ochoa will be cited for driving the wrong way and for not having insurance.