Liberty motorcyclist struck by car
LIBERTY - Jimmy Tapscott, 53, of Liberty, suffered leg and head injuries Thursday night when his motorcycle was struck by a car on Wallace Wilkinson Boulevard, police said.
Witnesses said Tonya Duncan Ramirez, 25, of Liberty, drove out of Liberty Square shopping center and was heading south when her car collided with the motorcycle that was traveling north, according to Officer Brian Allen.
Tapscott was thrown from the back of the motorcycle and is being treated at University of Kentucky Chandler Medical Center for injuries to his legs, knee and head, the officer said. Tapscott was treated for injuries at Casey County Hospital, then flown to the Lexington hospital.