A motorcyclist is in critical condition after losing control of his vehicle, according to Marietta police.

Authorities say 49-year-old Marcus Pinson of Loganville was driving on the entrance ramp to Interstate 75 southbound from North Marietta Parkway when the incident occurred Saturday at about 5:30 p.m. A police release states after Pinson lost control, the 2019 Harley Davidson he was driving slid on its side and came to a final rest on the right shoulder of the entrance ramp, a news release states.

Pinson was transported to WellStar Kennestone Hospital with life-threatening injuries, the release states. His wife, Yolanda Pinson, 52, was a passenger on the motorcycle, but police say she was not seriously injured.

Anyone with information regarding this crash is asked to contact Officer Nick St. Onge at 770-794-5352.

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