Motorcyclist hurt in Pennyrile Parkway wreck

A Hopkinsville man was taken to a Nashville hospital for injuries sustained in a motorcycle crash Monday afternoon.

It happened on the on ramp to the Pennyrile Parkway from Fort Campbell Boulevard and Christian County Sheriff’s Sergeant Justin Meacham told WHOP News on the scene that Troy Vowels of Hopkinsville hit a patch of gravel with his motorcycle that caused him to lose control.

Vowels was taken to Jennie Stuart Medical Center and then transported by helicopter to a hospital in Nashville for what are described as non-life threatening injuries.                                                                                **