Motorcycle, deer collide
Posted: Monday, April 12, 2010 4:20 pm
The Messenger, April 12, 2010
A local man was injured late Friday night when his motorcycle collided with a deer on North Fifth Street in Union City.
James Kevin Wade, 45, of 3891 Ken-Tenn Highway, Union City, sustained injuries in a crash that occurred about 10:40 p.m. on North Fifth Street, about 500 feet south of Tate Street, according to a Union City Police Department report.
He was transported by ambulance to Baptist Memorial Hospital-Union City for treatment.
Police reported Wade was northbound on North Fifth Street when a deer ran out in front of his 1994 Harley-Davidson™ motorcycle. He struck the deer, causing him to lose control of the motorcycle and lay the cycle on its left side.