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Motorcyclist Killed, Passenger Injured In Collision With Truck

Posted at 5:15 AM, Sep 17, 2018
and last updated 2018-09-17 08:05:51-04

KNOX COUNTY,  Ky. (LEX 18)– One man is dead after his motorcycle collided with a pickup truck in Knox County.

It happened around 9 p.m. Saturday along Route 1232 in the town of Gray.

Police say 37-year-old Robert Eads, of London, was driving down the road when he crossed the center line and hit a Chevy Silverado.


Eads was pronounced dead at a nearby hospital.

A woman riding on the motorcycle was flown to UK Hospital. She is reportedly critical, but stable.

The driver of the truck and a passenger were treated for injuries and released.