Traffic on the Black Horse Pike in West Atlantic City was detoured for several hours Friday afternoon following a motorcycle accident.

Egg Harbor Township Police say the crash happened just after 3:45pm when a motorcycle, driven by Robert Bostic, 46, of Mays Landing was going through an "S" curve on the Black Horse Pike.

According to police, "Bostic was thrown from the motorcycle and sustained serious injuries including burns."

He was life-flighted to Jefferson Hospital in Philadelphia for treatment.

The accident remains under investigation.

SOURCE: Egg Harbor Township Police Department