Motorcyclist transported to UC Medical Center after crash with semi

INDEPENDENCE, Ky. -- A motorcyclist was flown by medical helicopter to the University of Cincinnati Medical Center after colliding with a semi-truck Tuesday afternoon.

Daniel Brewer, 43 of Dry Ridge, Ky., was driving his bike northbound on Toebben Drive in Independence when a southbound truck turned left in front of him.

Brewer was unable to avoid the semi driven by Eugene Reynolds, 54, of Cincinnati.

He also was not wearing a helmet, said Boone County Sheriff’s deputies who responded to the incident. The crash occurred at about 2:55 p.m.

Authorities said Brewer’s injuries were non-life threatening.

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