Owensboro Man Killed in Motorcycle Crash in Henderson

A 46-year-old Owensboro man has been identified as the victim of a fatal motorcycle crash in Henderson on Tuesday.

Posted: Jul 29, 2021 8:43 AM

A man was killed in Henderson County on Tuesday night after crashing his motorcycle, according to the sheriff's office.

The Henderson County Sheriff's Office responded to the crash on Tuesday night in the area of Kentucky State Road 136 West, near Ranch Road.

We're told the motorcycle driver was removed from a creek by volunteer fire crews, and that he was airlifted to Saint Vincent Hospital where he was later pronounced dead.

The driver of that motorcycle was identified as 46-year-old Joshua Dean of Owensboro, Kentucky.

It's unclear what caused the crash at this time. Stay with 44News on-air and online for updates.

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