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Posted: Tuesday, 02 July 2013 10:08PM

Illinois Woman Dies in Motorcycle Crash in Leitchfield

(Leitchfield, KY) – Four cross-country travelers headed through Grayson County suffered the loss of one of the riders Sunday in a fatal crash. 
Grayson County Sheriff’s Deputy Bryan Hammons said the four motorcyclists were from Coffeen, Illinois and were out for a Sunday stroll on their bikes when Gail Links (73) ran off the side of the roadway and overcorrected her bike.
The accident took place just before 2:00 p.m. on Anneta Road just before Bear Creek Road.
The over steering ejected Links body from the bike and onto the pavement.  Hammons said she was not wearing a helmet.
Links was transported to the Twin Lakes Regional Medical Center where she was immediately flown to U of L Hospital where she succumbed to her injuries. 
Hammons said Links’ husband was one of the four traveling with her at the time of the accident.

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