Pick Your Community: | Hopkins | Muhlenberg | Daviess | Christian | Fayette | Henderson | Lakes | McCracken | Warren | Webster

State Police Report Accident with Canine

bicycle accident 300OWENSBORO, Ky. (7/16/13) - A two bicycle accident involving a canine with possible injuries was reported by Kentucky State Police on Thurs., Aug. 15 at 6:37 p.m.

Dakota Watkins of Owensboro stated he was with a large group of people riding their bicycles on KY-657 when a large dog ran in front of him. Watkins stated he tried to stop but was unable to and struck the dog. The impact caused Watkins to fall off his bicycle onto the ground. The impact also caused Megan Sims of Owensboro to run into Watkins and she fell to the ground. Both Watkins and Sims sustained injuries and were transported to the Owensboro Medical Health System by Yellow Ambulance. Both were treated for their injuries. The dog was not located.

SurfKY News
Information provided by Kentucky State Police

© Copyright 2014 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 This material may not be published, broadcast, or rewritten without permission.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 by using one of the social media links below.

Most Read This Week (Site-Wide)

April 16, 2014 17099

UPDATE- Sheriff's Office Following Leads…

in Top Stories by Taylor Riley, SurfKY News Reporter
April 14, 2014 5569

U.S. Bank Hanson on Lockdown Due to Bomb…

in Top Stories by Rita Dukes Smith, SurfKY News Director
April 14, 2014 5029

Pedestrian Killed During Two Vehicle…

in Top Stories by Chris E. King
April 13, 2014 4289

One Dead in Two Vehicle Head On Collision

in Top Stories by Chris E. King
April 12, 2014 2717

One Injured in Two Vehicle Accident in…

in Top Stories by Rita Dukes Smith, SurfKY News Director

Most Read Stories from Hopkins County

April 14, 2014 5029

Pedestrian Killed During Two Vehicle…

in Top Stories by Chris E. King
April 13, 2014 4289

One Dead in Two Vehicle Head On Collision

in Top Stories by Chris E. King
April 12, 2014 2717

One Injured in Two Vehicle Accident in…

in Top Stories by Rita Dukes Smith, SurfKY News Director
April 15, 2014 2694

Police Searching for Sureway's 'Baby…

in Top Stories by Taylor Riley, SurfKY News Reporter
April 15, 2014 2132

Multi-Agency Investigation Leads to Drug…

in Top Stories by Lori Blakeley

Most Read Stories from Owensboro

April 14, 2014 1524

Grow Garden Grow - Spring Has Sprung

in News by Barbara Cecil Russ
April 13, 2014 879

Two Daviess County Men Busted for…

in Top Stories by Scott Gibbs
April 15, 2014 827

Owensboro Police Investigate Auto Accident

in News by Michael Hathaway
April 15, 2014 657

Owensboro Parks Offers Tennis Lessons

in News by Britni Bunn
April 14, 2014 551

Owensboro Health Hosts Tours for…

in Top Stories by Dennis Beard, SurfKY News

Most Read Stories from Muhlenberg County

April 13, 2014 2489

Muhlenberg 4-H is Buzzing

in Top Stories by Janie Culton
April 14, 2014 1889

MCC Staff Shares Good News with…

in Top Stories by Paul McRee, SurfKY News Reporter
April 15, 2014 1097

'Walk Right Back' An Everly Brother's…

in Top Stories by Paul McRee, SurfKY News Reporter
April 15, 2014 1077

Local MCHS Students Train at Job Corps

in Top Stories by Karen Robinson
April 15, 2014 883

Thumbpickers Unite at Mose Rager Day

in Top Stories by Paul McRee, SurfKY News Reporter

SurfKY News Group, Inc. Central Office & Printing Division
1125 Nebo Rd.  •  Madisonville, KY 42431  •  270.452.2249 (fax)
Main Number: 270.452.2727 (phone)  •  Printing Division Direct Line: 270.821.8600 (phone)

SurfKY Owensboro News Bureau
920 Frederica St. / Suite 210  •  Owensboro, KY 42301  •  270.683-8060 (phone)


Contact a member of our staff: www.surfky.com/contact
Copyright © 2014 SurfKY News Group, Inc.  •  Terms of Use  •  Site Map

social 06social 21social 22social 04social 03