The Newport Plain Talk
Local Sports Search Sports Archive The Running Journal SEC Sports
Obituaries Obituaries Archive
Subscribe Today! Learn More About:
Search: Recent News Archives or try Advanced Search
CURRENT CONDITIONS
Partly Cloudy Partly Cloudy
55 ° Severe Weather Alert!
Click For Extended Forecast


More Jobs
In Newport, TN



choose text size bigger text smaller text

Cosby student hospitalized after motorcycle accident

Published: 9:33 PM, 08/30/2013 Last updated: 9:34 PM, 08/30/2013
 

Author: Duay O'Neil
Source: The Newport Plain Talk

COSBY-A sixth-grade student at Cosby Elementary School was taken to UT Hospital in Knoxville on Thursday evening following a motorcycle accident near his home.

Tony Shults, age 11, was riding a 1980 red Alta north on Padgett Mill Road near its intersection with Roy Road when the accident occurred about 7 p.m., according to investigating officer Sgt. Robert Thornton of the Cocke County Sheriff's Department.

According to Thornton's report, the accident occurred when Shults lost control of his motorcycle  while crossing a dip in the road and wrecked.

For more details, please see the weekend edition of the Newport Plain Talk.

Print This Story Print This Story Email This Story Email This Story To A Friend

Subscribe to The Newport Plain Talk by clicking SUBSCRIBE. Sign up for Breaking News emails from The Newport Plain Talk by clicking EMAIL ALERTS and inputting your email address next to "Add Me" near the top right corner.

Find more businesses on

Attorneys · Automotive · Health Care · Restaurants Retail · Services · Home & Garden · Recreation
 

GET BREAKING NEWS

Enter your email address to sign up.
Email Address:
Receive special offers from The Newport Plain Talk.


PHOTO GALLERY


RECENT GALLERIES

View All Galleries