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      Motorcycle driver in critical condition after colliding with SUV

      The driver of the motorcycle was taking to Munson Medical Center in critical condition.

      Grand Traverse County Sheriff's Deputies are investigating a motorcycle accident that happened Tuesday afternoon.

      The sheriff's department said a motorcycle was headed south and collided with an SUV that was headed north, making a turn on Wintergreen Avenue.

      Brain Richard Marek, 23 of Traverse City, was driving the motorcycle on S. Long Lake Road.

      Marek is still in serious condition at Munson Medical Center as of Wednesday.

      Richard Fred Tieman, 74 of Troy, identified as the driver of the SUV, did not receive medical treatment.

      Emergency crews from the Grand Traverse County Sheriff's Department, Blair Township and Interlochen were at the scene.