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Alderpoint man sent to hospital with major injuries after motorcycle hit and run.

ALDERPOINT - a Southern Humboldt man is sent to the hospital with major injuries after a hit and run accident with a motorcycle.

California Highway Patrol says just after 6:30 Tuesday evening, a man was struck by a motorcycle at the cross streets of 4th and Steelhead in Alderpoint. The victim sustained major injuries and was taken to Redwood Memorial Hospital.  Authorities say the motorcyclist is still at large.

No other information is available at this time. Law enforcement asks anyone who may have seen this accident to call your local CHP office.