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)

LIKE SurfKY on Facebook - Click here to LIKE us now.

© 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 This material may not be published, broadcast, or rewritten without permission.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...

McCracken County Traffic Advisory

MCCRACKEN COUNTY, Ky. (3/30/15) — The Kentucky Transportation Cabinet plans a traffic signal outage on US… Read More

Ferrell’s Alleged Robber Enters Not Guilty Plea

MADISONVILLE, Ky. (3/30/15) — A Georgia man has pleaded not guilty to charges of first-degree robbery, menacing and… Read More

Most Read This Week

March 27, 2015 5890

Three Arrested during Execution of Search…

by Madisonville Police Department/Hopkins County Detention Center
March 25, 2015 5421

Fazoli's, Roses Coming to Madisonville

by Amber Averitt, SurfKY News
March 24, 2015 5181

One Dies, Another Injured in Mortons Gap Traffic…

by Deputy Heath Owens
March 25, 2015 5114

Grand Jury Finds No Criminal Wrongdoing in Bean…

by Doreen Dennis, SurfKY News
March 24, 2015 4280

UPDATE: One Injured in Hopkinsville Road Accident

by Doreen Dennis, SurfKY News
March 25, 2015 4118

Madisonville Man's Living Room Leap Lands Him in…

by Madisonville Police Department / Hopkins County Detention Center

Most Read This Month

March 09, 2015 13808

Multi-Agency Drug Bust Results in $1 Million Meth…

by KSP DESI
March 02, 2015 11625

Madisonville Teen Faces Numerous Drug Charges

by Madisonville Police Department/Hopkins County Detention Center

Stories Trending Today

March 30, 2015 2948

Man Charged with Child Abuse After Allegedly…

by Madisonville Police Department
March 30, 2015 2040

Juvenile Arrested for Cruelty to Animals

by Hopkins County Sheriff's Office
March 30, 2015 1725

Two Charged in Bremen Meth Bust

by Sheriff Curtis McGehee
March 30, 2015 1401

Man Charged for Selling Drugs from Red Cardinal…

by Madisonville Police Department
March 30, 2015 1240

Report of Suspicious Man Ends with PI, Meth…

by Madisonville Police Department
March 29, 2015 1185

Huge Turnout Joins to Support Shanice Bean Family

by Tammy Holloway, SurfKY News
March 29, 2015 1009

Should Inactivity be Classified as a Disease?

by Mallory Powell
March 29, 2015 876

Covenant Community Church Hosts Annual…

by Tammy Holloway, SurfKY News
March 29, 2015 779

North American Stainless to Make $150 Million…

by Office of the Governor
March 29, 2015 707

Market Commentary - March 29, 2015

by Randall L. Franklin