Master Trooper Joe Veeneman
Public Affairs Officer
Kentucky State Police
Post 8, Morehead
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Morehead Man Injured in a Motorcycle Collision
Date of News Release: 08/15/2013
(Morehead, KY) -- At 5:43 a.m. on Thursday, August 15, 2013 Kentucky State Police Post 8 Morehead received a report of a single vehicle injury accident involving a motorcycle near the 4.6 mile marker on KY377 in Rowan County. Timothy L. Ritchie, age 45, of Morehead was traveling south on a 2011 Yamaha motorcycle when he struck a deer. Timothy L. Ritchie was transported to St. Claire Medical Center in Morehead by Rowan County E.M.S. for treatment of non-life threatening injuries sustained during the accident. The accident remains under investigation by Trooper Jay Cottrell.