Matthews man killed when motorcycle hits cow

By Heartland News

NEW MADRID COUNTY, MO (KFVS) - The Missouri Highway Patrol is investigating a deadly motorcycle wreck.

According to the patrol's crash report 48-year-old Larry Taylor of Matthews died after the motorcycle he was riding hit a cow in the road.

The crash happened at 7:40 Thursday night on Route AA 4 miles south of Miner in New Madrid County.

The patrol says Taylor hit the cow, ran off the road and flipped over. Taylor was driving a 2009 Harley Davidson motorcycle.

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