SPOKANE, Wash. -

A car crashed into a motorcyclist on Tuesday morning, breaking his leg.

The crash happened around 9 a.m. at 22nd Avenue and Freya Street. According to Spokane County deputies, the driver of the car was trying to cross Freya Street. The driver did not see the motorcyclist, crashing into him.

Deputies said the motorcyclist was taken to a hospital with a broken leg.

The driver of the car was given a ticket for failure to yield.