Winter Storm Watch in effect from Wednesday, 6:00 AM CST until Thursday, 6:00 AM CST. Source: U.S. National Weather Service
Davis Motor Sales banner ad

motorcycle accident yellow 300McCRACKEN COUNTY, Ky. (8/19/13) – On August 17, 2013, McCracken County Sheriff’s Deputies were notified on an injury accident involving a motorcycle in the 800 block of Lovelaceville Florence-Station Road East at 1:41 AM.
 
The investigation revealed that 49-year-old, Gene T. Boswell, of Benton, was traveling eastbound on Lovelaceville Florence-Station Road East prior to the accident and had negotiated a right hand curve. As he exited the curve on his 2007 Harley Davidson Sportster, he traveled across the centerline and the westbound lane of traffic and onto the shoulder of the roadway where he struck a mailbox in front of 805 Lovelaceville Florence-Station Road and overturned. Mr. Boswell slid through a gravel driveway and came to rest on the edge of the roadway.
 
A passerby noticed Mr. Boswell and called for assistance. When Deputies arrived, Boswell was being cared for by two individuals that who happened upon the accident, one of which was Volunteer Firefighter from Calloway County.
 
There were no witnesses to the accident and it is unknown how long Mr. Boswell had been laying in the roadway before being noticed. The Firefighter did notice that the engine on Mr. Boswell’s motorcycle was cool to the touch.
 
Boswell received additional treatment at the scene by Hendron Lone Oak Firefighters and crews from Mercy Regional EMS. He was transported to Lourdes Hospital where he remained in serious condition.
 
The investigation is ongoing.
 
SurfKY News
Information provided by Kevin Lynn (McCracken County Sheriff’s Department)

© Copyright 2015 SurfKY News Group, Inc. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, or rewritten without permission. SurfKY News encourages you to share this story on social media.

In Other News...

HCSO, MPD Join to Bust Alleged Drug Trafficking Business

MADISONVILLE, Ky. (3/2/15) — After a joint investigation by the Madisonville Police Department and Hopkins County… Read More

Job Fair Tomorrow in Madisonville

MADISONVILLE, Ky. (3/2/15) — There will be a job fair from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Tuesday, March 3 at the Kentucky Career… Read More

Most Read This Week

March 02, 2015 7975

Madisonville Teen Faces Numerous Drug Charges

in Local (Hopkins) Top News by Madisonville Police Department/Hopkins County Detention Center
February 25, 2015 7728

Multi-Agency Investigation Nets Large-Scale Meth…

in Top News For All Sites by Trooper Stu Recke
February 24, 2015 7517

Two Charged in Central City Meth Bust

in Local (Muhlenberg) Top News by Trooper Stu Recke
February 22, 2015 7340

Easter Cuties Pageant in Memory of Shanice Bean

in Top News For All Sites Touching Hopkins by Tammy Holloway, SurfKY News
February 25, 2015 6186

New Asian Restaurant Coming to Madisonville

in Local (Hopkins) Top News by Gary Gates, SurfKY News
February 23, 2015 5341

Fire Departments Respond to Wester's Body Shop

in Local (Muhlenberg) Top News by Shawn Freels

Most Read This Month

February 12, 2015

UPDATE: Name of Pennyrile Fatality Officially…

in Top News For All Sites Touching Hopkins by Doreen Dennis, SurfKY News
February 09, 2015

Police Pursue Man after Fight at Taco Bell

in Local (Hopkins) Top News by Madisonville Police Department/Hopkins County Detention Center

Stories Trending Today

March 02, 2015 7975

Madisonville Teen Faces Numerous Drug Charges

in Local (Hopkins) Top News by Madisonville Police Department/Hopkins County Detention Center
March 02, 2015 2494

HCSO, MPD Join to Bust Alleged Drug Trafficking…

in Local (Hopkins) Top News by Hopkins County Sheriff's Office
March 02, 2015 2106

Officers Respond to Complaint of Drug Use; Arrest…

in Local (Hopkins) Top News by Hopkins County Sheriff's Office/Hopkins County Detention Center
March 02, 2015 1580

Job Fair Tomorrow in Madisonville

in Hopkins News by Kentucky Career Center
March 02, 2015 1473

UPDATE: Escapee Apprehended

in Top News For All Sites by Stu Recke
March 02, 2015 1339

Madisonville Police Arrest Reports - March 2, 2015

in Hopkins News by Madisonville Police Department
March 02, 2015 1252

Locals Flock to Yoga for Unique Wellness Technique

in Local (Hopkins) Top News by Doreen Dennis, SurfKY News
March 02, 2015 1142

Dawson Springs Man Charged Multiple Offenses Plus…

in Hopkins News by Melissa Heflin
March 02, 2015 941

Two Injured in Two-Vehicle Collision

in Local (Muhlenberg) Top News by Trooper Stu Recke
March 02, 2015 867

Commission Approves Anton Road/Aubrey Prow Lane…

in Local (Hopkins) Top News by Tammy Holloway, SurfKY News