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One Dead In Motorcycle Crash In Harlan Co.

Posted at 5:30 PM, Oct 08, 2018

HARLAN COUNTY, Ky. (LEX 18)– One man has died in a crash on US 421 in Bledsoe.

KSP said it happened on Monday.

The preliminary investigation indicates that 36-year-old Christopher Cornett, of Cumberland, was travelling southbound on US 421 on a 2010 Harley Davidson motorcycle when he crossed the centerline, hitting a JWB Trucking dump truck.

Cornett was taken to Harlan ARH where he was pronounced dead.

The operator of the dump truck was not injured.

KSP continues to investigate.