The driver of a motorcycle is taken to a hospital after colliding with an eighteen wheeler. The accident took place at the intersection of Sara and El Gato road in the Mines Road area soon after nine this morning. We are told the driver of the eighteen wheeler allegedly failed to yield the right away while driving on Gato Road and hit the motorcycle. The male driver of the motorcycle was taken to a local hospital we are told he was responsive. The driver of the 18-wheeler was cited for failing to yield the right of way at a stop sign.