RAYMOND, Maine — Police in Maine say a man has been injured in a crash involving a dirt bike and a truck.

WCSH-TV reports (http://on.wcsh6.com/2w5rybH ) police responded to a crash Thursday night in Raymond. Police say 21-year-old Joshua Levesque, of Limington, was riding a dirt bike on the sidewalk along U.S. Route 302 when he crashed into a pickup truck turning into a shopping center.

Police say Levesque was thrown into the windshield of the truck. Authorities say the 21-year-old wasn’t wearing a helmet during the time of the crash.

Levesque was hospitalized with a broken leg. The driver of the truck wasn’t injured.

Police say Levesque faces several charges in the crash.

Information from: WCSH-TV, http://www.wcsh6.com

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