Assaria Man Killed in Crash
KSAL Staff - Sun 10:49 AM 04/15/2012
An Assaria man is killed in a Friday night crash involving a motorcycle.
According to the Kansas Highway Patrol, 45-year-old Bradley Gearheart was riding a motorcycle east on U.S. 81 Highway. He was struck by a car that that was headed west and crossed the center line.
Gearheart was killed in the crash. Troopers say he was not wearing a helmet.
The driver of the car, 29-year-old Shawn Farley, was injured. He was transported to the hospital in Salina. A 7-year-old child in the car was not hurt. Troopers say that both Farley and the child were buckled up.
The crash happened just after 9:00 Friday night 12 miles South of Salina on U.S 81 Highway.