Somerset man killed in motorcycle crash

Posted at 10:40 AM, Aug 19, 2019
and last updated 2019-08-19 10:45:02-04

PULASKI COUNTY, Ky. (LEX 18) - A Somerset man was killed in a motorcycle accident Saturday in Pulaski County.

According to the Pulaski County Sheriff's Office, officers were dispatched to Slate Branch Road just after 8:19 p.m. to a truck vs motorcycle crash.

Upon arrival, Deputy Matthew Bryant found a pickup truck and a motorcycle involved in the accident. Preliminary investigation found that a 2012 Harley Davidson motorcycle operated by Ryan Ray, 26, crossed the double lines into oncoming traffic. Ray struck an oncoming Toyota pickup.

Ray was pronounced dead on scene.