AVON, Ind. — A crash involving a motorcycle is under investigation by the Avon Police Department.

According to authorities, the accident occurred on southbound Ronald Reagan Parkway just north of U.S. 36 Monday night.

Police asked drivers to avoid the area while officers and first responders assessed the scene and began their investigation.

Avon police said a motorcycle was heading north on Ronald Reagan Parkway and had cleared the U.S. 36 intersection. An SUV attempted to cross Ronald Reagan from County Road 1050 East and collided with the motorcycle.

The motorcycle rider suffered serious injuries as a result of the crash.

“Please keep the victim of this accident in your thoughts and prayers, as they have a long road to recovery,” Avon police wrote in an update.

Investigators don’t believe impairment was a factor. The investigation into the crash is ongoing.