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.