Boone Co. man critically injured in moped collision

Boone Co. man critically injured in moped collision

VERONA, KY (FOX19) - The Boone Co. Sheriff's Office Accident Reconstruction Unit is investigating an accident involving a single vehicle collision that left a man critically injured.

Robert Harrington, 52, was riding a moped on Walton Verona Rd. near the intersection of Maddox Ln. when he failed to negotiate a curve, said police.

Harrington traveled off the right shoulder, striking the guardrail, according to authorities.

Police said Harrington was thrown over the guardrail and sustained critical injuries.

Harrington was taken to University Medical Center via AirCare Monday around 1:30 p.m., stated police.

Walton Verona Road was shut down to vehicular traffic for approximately an hour while first responders attended to Harrington and investigated the scene.

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