Teen seriously injured in dirt bike crash

Bicycle Accident graphic LOW-RES

WHITLEY COUNTY, Ky. (WTVQ)- A 16 year-old is in serious condition after his dirt bike collided with a vehicle Tuesday.

According to the Whitley County Sheriff’s Office, deputies responded to a crash around 7 Tuesday night at the intersection of Hwy 26 and Hwy 6 near Woodbine.

- Advertisement -

The vehicle was traveling southbound on Hwy 26 and as it went to turn left onto Hwy 6, it collided with a dirt bike that was traveling northbound on Hwy 26.

The driver of the vehicle was not injured, but the male driver of the dirt bike was taken to the University of Kentucky Medical Center with serious injuries.