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Motorcycle Crash Blocks Quartz Hill Road

By Kelli Saam
Published On: Feb 05 2013 11:22:07 AM CST
Updated On: Feb 05 2013 11:58:49 AM CST
Generic: Car Accident Skid Mark

Courtesy: MGN Online

REDDING, Calif. -

A motorcycle crash closed Quartz Hill Road Tuesday morning on Redding's west side.

The accident happened around 8:50 a.m..  A motorcyclist hit a deer.  The driver suffered minor injuries.

Quartz Hill Road was closed between Snow Lane and Mt. Bonnington Drive as police investigated and crews cleared the road.

The road was reopened to traffic in less than an hour.