Motorcyclist injured

Motorcyclist injured

Posted: Tuesday, November 8, 2011 6:17 pm

The Messenger, November 8, 2011

A Union City man was injured Monday afternoon when his motorcycle collided with a compact utility vehicle on East Reelfoot Avenue at South Sunswept Drive in Union City.
Billy R. Johnson, 63, of 207 Ford St., Union City, was taken by ambulance to Baptist Memorial Hospital-Union City following a crash that occurred shortly before 2 p.m.
According to a Union City Police Department report, Dennis Gary Montgomery, 52, of 1720 Stone St., Union City, was turning left onto East Reelfoot Avenue from South Sunswept Drive when he allegedly failed to yield, resulting in his 2004 Chevrolet compact utility vehicle colliding with Johnson’s 2002 Suzuki motorcycle.
Both vehicles sustained damage.
No injuries were reported by Montgomery, who was charged with failure to yield the right of way, according to the report.

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