One dead after Hopkins County motorcycle crash


Web Editor - Ryan Burkett

HOPKINS COUNTY, Ky. - One person is dead after a motorcycle crash in Hopkins County, Kentucky on Wednesday night.

The Hopkins County Sheriff's Office says a person was traveling northbound on a motorcycle on Highway 630 close to midnight Wednesday. The motorcycle ran off the left side of the road and struck a tree.

Hopkins County Coroner Dennis Mayfield pronounced the victim dead at the scene. The sheriff's office is withholding the victim's identity pending notification of family.

The crash is under investigation.