(08/12/10) DARIEN - A man was hospitalized tonight after losing control of his motorcycle and crashing into two trees and a stone wall.

Darien police say the unidentified man was speeding through the town when he lost control on the corner of Holly Lane and Middlesex Road. An officer began to follow him for speeding, but the man on the motorcycle only sped up, according to police. They say it seems as he tried to turn the corner he lost control and crashed.

The man is listed in critical condition.