Kirbyville Man Seriously Injured in Motorcycle Crash

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by Tim Church


HOLLISTER, Mo. – A man from Kirbyville receives life-threatening injuries Wednesday night, in a two vehicle crash involving a motorcycle in Taney County.

The Missouri Highway Patrol reports 57-year-old Lewis Massie was traveling eastbound on Highway 76 at 10:42 p.m., when his motorcycle struck the rear of another eastbound vehicle being operated by 35-year-old Jill Hopkins of Kirbyville, who was slowing for a turn.

Massie was transported to Cox South Hospital in Springfield to be treated for his serious injuries.