Motorcycle driver injured after reportedly being ran off the road

MCCRACKEN COUNTY, KY (KFVS) - Deputies say a pickup truck reportedly crossed the road's center line and forced a motorcycle off of the road in McCracken County injuring the driver.

It happened around 5:20 on Lakeview Drive.

Deputies say Jody McKnight, 45, of Paducah, Kentucky was riding his motorcycle eastbound in the 300 block of Lakeview Drive, when he said a GM model red pickup truck crossed over the center line into his lane of traffic.

McNight told authorities this caused him to drive off the road.

McKnight was taken by Mercy EMS to Western Baptist Hospital for treatment of his injuries.

Members of the Lone Oak Fire Department assisted at the scene.

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