Monday, March 25, 2013

One killed in Morgan County accident

WEST LIBERTY, Ky. -- A Morgan County man lost control of his motorcycle and died.

State police say that 24-year-old Joshua Branham was driving his motorcycle on Kentucky Route 191 around 7 o'clock Saturday night, when he lost control and drove off the road. The motorcycle drove into a creek and hit an embankment.

Branham was pronounced dead at the scene. Officers say that neither alcohol nor drugs were a factor in the crash, which is still under investigation.