Kentucky Man Killed in Massac County Crash Sunday

Kentucky Man Killed in Massac County Crash Sunday

METROPOLIS – A Mayfield, Kentucky man was killed in a motorcycle accident in Massac County Sunday afternoon.

According to Illinois State Police, 66-year-old Charles P. Turner was traveling north on U.S. 45 at Mary’s Lane in Metropolis around 12:10 p.m. when for unknown reasons, he drove off the right side of the roadway and through the grassy ditch before ramping the embankment to Mary’s Lane and becoming airborne. Turner was ejected from the motorcycle.

Turner was taken to an area hospital with life-threatening injuries and later died due to his injuries.

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