Region 8 man killed after motorcycle hits a cow

MINER, MO (KAIT) – Missouri State Police crash reports say Larry L. Taylor, 48, of Matthews, MO was killed in a motorcycle accident on Thursday night.

According to the crash report, Taylor was traveling southbound on Route AA about 4 miles south of Miner when he struck a cow in the roadway. Taylor's 2009 Harley Davidson motorcycle ran off the road and overturned.

He was pronounced dead by Deputy Coroner Ralph Barnwell on the scene.

The accident was covered by Trooper K. C. Ward of Missouri State Police Troop E, Corporal J. S. Wagoner and the New Madrid County Sheriff's Office.

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