Motorcycle Hits Deer on Olivet Church Road
By WestKyStar Staff
PADUCAH, KY - Around 1 am Thursday, authorities received reports of an injury accident on Olivet Church Road near the intersection of Stanley Cemetery Road.
McCracken County Deputies determined that 47-year-old Robert Kitchen was traveling south on Olivet Church Road riding a 2007 Harley Davidson motorcycle.
Deputies say a deer entered Robert's path, causing him to strike the animal and lay the motorcycle down. He was transported to a local hospital for non life threatening injuries.
The crash hindered traffic on Olivet Church Road for 45 minutes to allow for investigation and clean up.
Deputies were assisted on the scene by Mercy EMS, Concord Fire Dept. and Jason’s Collision.