Skateboarder seriously injured in collision with car

EUGENE, Ore. - A vehicle and a skateboarder collided Wednesday, seriously injuring the skateboarder.

The skateboarder, believed to be in his 20s, was taken to the hospital with life-threatening injuries, police said.

Motorists are encouraged to avoid the area. Harris Street from 19th to 21st streets will be closed for an undetermined amount of time, police said.

No word yet on the identity or condition of the skateboarder.

This is a developing story. This story will be updated as more information becomes available