Area police agencies were searching Sunday evening for a Dodge pickup truck and its occupants who were involved in the beating of a Bandidos motorcycle gang member early Sunday afternoon on southbound Interstate 35 in Lorena, Lorena Police Chief Tom Dickson said.

The rider was one of two men on a motorcycle that was cut off by the pickup truck, Dickson said. He said the rider, who was from outside Central Texas, was being treated in the emergency room of Baylor Scott & White Hillcrest Medical Center in Waco.

He said police were investigating the cause of the altercation and did not know whether the assailants are involved in gang activity. He gave no further description of the pickup truck.

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