One motorcycle rear-ends another
Fayette County Sheriff reports an injury traffic accident from Saturday involving two motorcycles.
Dale E. Powell of New Vienna was operating a motorcycle westbound on U.S. Route 35 approaching the State Route 435 exit ramp. Powell failed to maintain assure clear distance ahead, striking another motorcycle in the rear, operated by Glenn Stoop Jr. of Hillsboro.
Stoop was not injured in the crash; however Powell, and his passenger, Anita Powell also of New Vienna were both injured as a result of the motor vehicle crash. Mr. Powell was flown from the scene by Medflight to Grant Medical Center and Mrs. Powell was transported by squad to Fayette County Memorial Hospital.