Cow killed in Green County motorcycle crash

August 4, 2018

A cow was killed Thursday night in Green County when it was struck by a motorcycle.

The crash happened at about 10:30 p.m. on Highway B in the town of Cadiz near Browntown, the Sheriff’s Office said.

The investigation showed Justin Helton, 24, Browntown, was going west on Highway B when his motorcycle hit a cow in the road.

Helton sustained unspecified injuries but was treated at the scene by paramedics. He was wearing a helmet.

Helton was ticketed for operating a motorcycle in hours of darkness without a qualified person along, a violation of a motorcycle instructional permit.

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