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Owensboro man killed when his motorcycle collides with a vehicle

Owensboro man killed when his motorcycle collides with a vehicle

Bill Stephens

October 24th, 2015

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An Owensboro man was killed Friday afternoon when his motorcycle crashed into a vehicle on Breckenridge Street.

Owensboro Police officers responded to the scene of the crash around 4:30 Friday afternoon in the 1700 block of Breckenridge Street. Police report the motorcycle driver, 33 year old Jason Kellems and a passenger car were both traveling northbound when Kellems went to pass the vehicle and the driver of the vehicle tried to turn into Don’s Consignment, causing the motorcycle to collide with the car and become airborne, ejecting Kellems.

According to police, Kellems was transported by ambulance to Owensboro Health Regional Hospital where he died from his injuries.

Owensboro Police indicate the 1700 block of Breackenridge Street was closed for 90 minutes while reconstruction officers where on the scene investigating the fatal crash

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