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Eddyville Man Killed in a Motorcycle Collision

Date of News Release: 07/13/2015

(Mayfield, KY) - Robert Burchett was traveling north on Eddy Creek Road near Forsythe Road when he failed to negotiate a right curve and ran off the road. Mr. Burchett then crossed back across both lanes to the other side and then traveled the ditch line before striking a tree limb causing him to be ejected from the motorcycle. Mr. Burchett was pronounced dead at the scene by the Lyon County Coroner. The investigation is continuing by Trooper Eric Fields.