Motorcyclist, Passenger Seriously Injured in Crash

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DES MOINES, Iowa — Two people were seriously injured in a crash involving a car and a motorcycle Sunday afternoon.

The accident happened just before 3:00 p.m. at the intersection of Hubbell and Guthrie. Police say a motorcycle was traveling southbound on Hubbell when it collided with a northbound car trying to turn west onto Guthrie.

The two people on the motorcycle, Matthew and Stephanie Wruck, suffered serious injuries in the crash and were taken to local hospitals. Stephanie was upgraded from critical condition to serious condition at Mercy overnight. Matthew was transferred from Mercy to Methodist and his condition is unknown.

Police say the driver of the car initially left the scene but did come back. No charges have been filed in the case.