Motorcyclist killed when struck by driver

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Associated Press

Posted on August 19, 2013 at 8:04 AM

HAZARD, Ky. (AP) — Authorities say a teenager was killed when he was struck on his motorcycle by an alleged drunk driver.

According to WYMT-TV (http://bit.ly/19CeXQn), the accident occurred around 8:30 p.m. Friday on Kentucky 201 in Sitka.

Johnson County Sheriff Dwayne Price says a car crossed the center lane and hit the motorcycle head-on.

Coroner J.R. Frisby identified the victim as 18-year-old Casey Roger Mollett Jr.

Price says DUI charges are pending against the driver, and more charges are possible.

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Information from: WYMT-TV, http://www.wkyt.com/wymtnews

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