Brookville Man Hurt In Motorcycle Crash
KSAL Staff - Thu 09:39 PM 06/07/2012
A Brookville man is injured in a motorcycle crash west of Salina late Thursday morning.
According to the Kansas Highway Patrol, 40-year-old Christopher Hays of Brookville was riding a 1997 Kawasaki motorcycle east on K 140 Highway. At the same time, a truck driven by 49-year-old Jose Teodulfo Acosta-Corrales from Kansas City was headed west on Crawford Street.
Troopers say that at the intersection of Crawford and K 140 the truck failed to yield the right of way. The truck struck the motorcycle broadside.
Hays was hurt, and was transported to a Wichita hospital. Acosta-Corrales was not hurt.
The crash happened at 11:23 Thursday morning, three miles west of Salina at the intersection of Crawford Street and K 140 Highway.