TFC Stu Recke
Public Affairs Officer
Kentucky State Police
Post 2, Nortonville
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One Injured in a Motorcycle Collision on McConnell Drive
Date of News Release: 08/30/2012
Madisonville, KY -– Ricky Shelton was operating a 2003 Honda motorcycle westbound on McConnell Drive. Destiny Maple was operating a 1998 Ford Taurus eastbound on McConnell Drive. Mr. Shelton advised he looked away from the road to wave at someone and his motorcycle struck the driver's side of Ms. Maple's vehicle. Mary Shelton's leg struck the driver's side of Ms. Maple's vehicle. Mr. Shelton kept his motorcycle under control and stopped it upright. Trooper Knight was assisted at the scene by Central City Police, Central City Fire Department and Muhlenberg County EMS. Ms. Shelton was transported to the Muhlenberg Community Hospital for treatment of her injuries.