Trooper Jeffrey Gregory
Public Affairs Officer
Kentucky State Police
Post 4, Elizabethtown
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Ohio Man Critically Injured In Motorcycle Crash In Larue County
Date of News Release: 06/01/2012
(UPTON, KY) – On Wednesday May 30, 2012 at approximately 2:00 p.m. ET Post 4 Tpr. Dewan Kelly responded to Upton-Tally Road in Larue County to investigate an injury crash. Tpr. Kelly's investigation revealed that 53-year-old Tony L. Dickson from Van Wert, OH was operating a 2008 Harley Davidson motorcycle and was eastbound on Upton-Tally Road. Dickson failed to negotiate a curve and lost control of the bike. Dickson overturned and was ejected off the motorcycle. Dickson was wearing a helmet but suffered severe injuries to his chest area. He was flown from the scene to U of L Hospital in Louisville and is listed in critical condition. Tpr. Kelly was assisted at the scene by Hardin County EMS and the Upton Volunteer Fire Department.