Two Recovering in Out-of-State Hospitals After Saline County Wreck

Two are recovering in out of state hospitals after a wreck involving a car and a motorcycle in Saline County Saturday night. According to state police accident reports, a motorcycle being driven by Ronald Brachear of Harrisburg was hit when it crossed the centerline of Route 45 and into the path of a vehicle being driven by Timothy Warren of Vienna. Brachear and passenger Gwendolyn Jones, also of Harrisburg were thrown from the motorcycle. Brachear was transported to an Evansville area hospital, and Jones is recovering in a St. Louis Hospital. Warren refused medical attention at the scene. State Police determined the cause of the crash as improper lane usage, but no charges have been filed.