One injured in KY 76 crash

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A Taylor County man was injured in a one-vehicle crash on KY 76 last Friday.

According to a Taylor County Sheriff's Office report, Justin Spencer, 31, of Knifley Road in Elk Horn, was traveling east on KY 76 at 5:39 p.m. driving a 1987 Harley Davidson motorcycle.

The report states that Spencer told deputies he was attempting to adjust the fuel valve on his motorcycle when he lost control and overturned.

Campbellsville/Taylor County EMS personnel treated Spencer at the scene and transported him to Taylor Regional Hospital, where he was treated and for a fractured and dislocated ankle. He was later transported to Veterans Hospital in Louisville.

Taylor County Sheriff's Deputy Dickie Benningfield investigated. Deputy Mark Dickens and Taylor County Fire & Rescue personnel also responded.