OLD HICKORY, Tenn. (WKRN) – Authorities said a motorcyclist was found injured hours after he crashed in a Old Hickory neighborhood early Wednesday morning.

Metro police responded to the 3200 block of Lakeshore Drive at approximately 5:49 a.m. to respond to the scene of a motorcycle crash.

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At the scene, officers told News 2 that they believe the motorcyclist crashed six hours before and laid in the yard until first responders arrived.

The motorcyclist was taken to a local hospital and is expected to be survive. The extent of his injuries are unknown.

No other details were immediately provided.

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