West Paducah man injured in motorcycle crash

WEST PADUCAH, KY (KFVS) - A West Paducah man is injured in a motorcycle crash.

McCracken County deputies say it happened shortly before 7 p.m. Wednesday on the Interstate 24 bridge.

Dennis Wheatley, 62, was crossing the bridge from Illinois when a tractor trailer passed on the inside lane.

The semi created a drift causing Wheatley to hit a concrete embankment, and throwing him from the bike.

Wheatley suffered minor injuries in the crash.

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