Published: Mar 07, 2012 4:34 PM EST
Updated: Mar 07, 2012 9:22 PM EST

COLLIER COUNTY, Fla.- A motorcycle crash left Collier Blvd. closed briefly on Wednesday morning.

Michael Crabtree was transported to Lee Memorial with serious injuries.

The 59-year-old Naples man attempted to slow his motorcycle to avoid colliding with traffic ahead of him when he lost control and was ejected from his bike.