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One Injured in a Motorcycle Collision on KY 139 & Ryan Road

Date of News Release: 09/13/2014

(Hickory, Ky.) - Scott Johnson and James Hines were riding in a group of motorcycles, north on KY 139. A single motorcycle collision occurred just ahead and Mr. Johnson slowed to avoid the other stopping motorcycles. Mr. Hines did not slow in time and ran into the rear of Mr. Johnson's motorcycle. Mr. Johnson was able to maintain control and he stopped in a driveway. Mr. Hines lost control of his motorcycle and it began to slide on the road surface. Mr. Hines was ejected and he slid down the highway. Mr. Hines received a head injury and was flown by Air Evac to Skyline Medical Center in Nashville, TN. Investigation is ongoing by Trooper First Class Lewie Dodd. The Kentucky State Police was assisted on scene by the Trigg County Sheriff's Department, Cadiz Police Department, Trigg County EMS, Trigg County Fire and Rescue, and the Montgomery Fire Department.