2 hurt in motorcycle crash in New Madrid County

2 injured in New Madrid Co. motorcycle crash
Published: May. 31, 2016 at 2:02 PM CDT|Updated: May. 31, 2016 at 2:03 PM CDT
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NEW MADRID COUNTY, MO (KFVS) - Two people from Gideon have serious injuries after the motorcycle they were riding was hit by a truck.

According to the Missouri State Highway Patrol, 44-year-old Michael Cossey was driving north on Highway 25 when a truck driven by 63-year-old John Leonard of Mabelvale, Ark. pulled out in front of him.

It happened around noon Monday at the intersection of Highway 25 and U.S. 62 in New Madrid County.

Cossey and his passenger, Nichole Cossey were taken by helicopter to a hospital in Memphis for treatment.

Leonard was not hurt.

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