arrest2 green 300PADUCAH, KY (7/23/12) – At approximately 2:45 AM on Sunday morning, the Lone Oak Fire Dept., Mercy Regional Ambulance and the McCracken County Sheriff’s Dept. were dispatched to the area of 339 South Friendship Road for a vehicle collision with injuries.
 
Two calls came into E911, one reporting a Gold Car and the other caller stated it was a motorcycle that had crashed.
 
When Deputy J. Harris arrived on scene he found a Blue 2005 Kawasaki motorcycle lying on its side just off the roadway and the operator, 34-year-old Ryan Weaver of Kevil, was running away on foot. Deputy Harris found Weaver behind a nearby residence. Weaver was treated on the scene and transported by ambulance to Baptist ER for non-life threatening injuries.
 
It was obvious from damage to the yard in this area that a car had also recently ran off the roadway, struck an earth embankment and tracks then led through the front yard and back onto the roadway.
 
This vehicle, a Gold 2002 Buick Century and driver, 34-year-old Dustin Russell of Wickliffe, were located on Limerick Drive a few minutes later. The vehicle damage, partial license plate, and matching description provided by the homeowner, confirmed this vehicle had wrecked just before the motorcycle collision.
 
Further investigation indicated both men knew each other and had just left from a local bar. Russell failed to negotiate the left curve and ran off the roadway then Weaver also ran off the roadway in the same location as he attempted to stop and check on his friend.
 
Both were charged with DUI 1st Offense and Leaving the Scene of An Accident.
 
Speed and Alcohol were the obvious factors in these collisions.
 
SurfKY News
Information provided by the McCracken County Sheriff’s Office

LIKE SurfKY on Facebook - Click here to LIKE us now.

© Copyright 2015 SurfKY News Group, Inc. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, or rewritten without permission. SurfKY News encourages you to share this story on social media.

Posted on 2/2/14
3/13 - 16
1 DOW 17,976.31
+263.65 (1.49%)    
2 S&P 2,086.24
+25.22 (1.22%)    
3 NASDAQ 4,947.44
+56.22 (1.15%)    
3/13 - 16

Most Read This Week

March 27, 2015 5938

Three Arrested during Execution of Search…

by Madisonville Police Department/Hopkins County Detention Center
March 25, 2015 5451

Fazoli's, Roses Coming to Madisonville

by Amber Averitt, SurfKY News
March 24, 2015 5203

One Dies, Another Injured in Mortons Gap Traffic…

by Deputy Heath Owens
March 25, 2015 5136

Grand Jury Finds No Criminal Wrongdoing in Bean…

by Doreen Dennis, SurfKY News
March 24, 2015 4297

UPDATE: One Injured in Hopkinsville Road Accident

by Doreen Dennis, SurfKY News
March 25, 2015 4143

Madisonville Man's Living Room Leap Lands Him in…

by Madisonville Police Department / Hopkins County Detention Center

Most Read This Month

March 09, 2015 13909

Multi-Agency Drug Bust Results in $1 Million Meth…

by KSP DESI
March 02, 2015 11647

Madisonville Teen Faces Numerous Drug Charges

by Madisonville Police Department/Hopkins County Detention Center

Stories Trending Today

March 30, 2015 3683

Man Charged with Child Abuse After Allegedly…

by Madisonville Police Department
March 30, 2015 2270

Juvenile Arrested for Cruelty to Animals

by Hopkins County Sheriff's Office
March 30, 2015 2032

Two Charged in Bremen Meth Bust

by Sheriff Curtis McGehee
March 30, 2015 1897

Man Charged for Selling Drugs from Red Cardinal…

by Madisonville Police Department
March 30, 2015 1639

Report of Suspicious Man Ends with PI, Meth…

by Madisonville Police Department
March 29, 2015 1282

Huge Turnout Joins to Support Shanice Bean Family

by Tammy Holloway, SurfKY News
March 29, 2015 1141

Should Inactivity be Classified as a Disease?

by Mallory Powell
March 30, 2015 1017

Madisonville Police Arrest Reports - March 30,…

by Madisonville Police Department
March 29, 2015 939

Covenant Community Church Hosts Annual…

by Tammy Holloway, SurfKY News
March 29, 2015 874

North American Stainless to Make $150 Million…

by Office of the Governor