Deadly Accident on Ohio River Bridge

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By WSIL Manager

UPDATED 4:45 p.m. WEDNESDAY, MAY 23, 2012

PADUCAH -- Authorities have released the names of two people killed in an accident Tuesday afternoon on Interstate 24.

McCracken County Coroner Dan Sims says Robert A Storrs, 30, of North Carolina, and Jessica R. Caroe, 27, of Texas, were pronounced at the scene.

Police say Storrs and Caroe were riding a 1998 Honda Shadow motorcycle west on I-24 when they were struck by a tractor-trailer and thrown from the bike.


PADUCAH -- Two people are dead after a crash on the Ohio River Bridge on Interstate 24. It happened Tuesday afternoon when a tractor trailer collided with a motorcycle, a pickup and another semi.

Paducah Police say the other vehicles were stopped for a previous accident, when the tractor trailer plowed into them.

The two people on the motorcycle were killed. Their names haven't being released. No other serious injuries were reported.
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