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      Motorcyclist hospitalized after being forced off road

      A motorcyclist was hospitalized after witnesses say she was forced off the road by a reckless driver.

      A motorcyclist was hospitalized after witnesses say she was forced off the road by a reckless driver.

      The crash happened Sunday afternoon on southbound I-75 near mile marker 194 in Otsego County.

      Witnesses told deputies the motorcyclist was forced off the roadway by a driver with an Illinois license plate.

      Deputies stopped the driver near Gaylord.

      The motorcyclist, a 41-year-old woman from Durand, was wearing a helmet and was taken to Otsego Memorial Hospital and later transported to Genesys Hospital in Flint.

      A warrant for reckless driving is being sought for the 30-year-old male driver from Illinois.

      Alcohol and drugs were not involved in the crash, deputies said.