Motorcyclist Killed In Early Morning Crash

A Laurel County man is dead after a motorcycle accident early Friday morning.

It happened around 2:30am on Fariston Road.

The driver, Johnnie Powers, was pronounced dead at the scene.

Police say they do not suspect drugs or alcohol is involved.


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  • by friends from aisin Location: woodbine on Jul 12, 2008 at 08:02 PM
    just wanting the family of johnny to know that we are thinking of them and keeping them in our thoughts. he will be deeply missed and remembered for a lifetime
  • by aisins buddies Location: london on Jul 12, 2008 at 06:43 PM
    Johnnie was a great guy . My prayers goes out to his wife and children and his family. We'll miss Johnnie very much we are so use to seeing him as we leave work he was coming in so we will miss that bright face with that big smile.
  • by Allen Location: London,Ky on Jul 12, 2008 at 12:47 PM
    The Ride The wind was gentle and the sun was bright, Chances are we’ll be home before night. The road was deserted and curves bent to and fro, The freedom we feel is more than you know. The sound of the motor the roar of the pipes, The feel of the wind in our face …This is our lives. We stop for a smoke and tell a few lies, A wonderful time just hangin with the guys. The long haired guy was always so much fun, If you needed a laugh he was the one. Always quick with any remark, A barrel of laughs with a very big heart. People come and people go, But when some of them leave…Man you miss them so. We wish you were here, to be by our side, So we could enjoy once more… The thrill of the ride!!!! Rest In Peace Johnnie Powers The Aisin Bikers and your “Brothers In The Wind”
  • by curious Location: lily on Jul 11, 2008 at 04:21 PM
    How old was he? Was speed a factor?
  • by aisin buddy Location: london ky on Jul 11, 2008 at 02:58 PM
    johnny is going to be truly missed by all employees at aisin. the company took time for a moment of silence to remember him. johnny was a great man and proud father he always had a smile on his face.
  • by aisin buddys Location: london ky on Jul 11, 2008 at 11:48 AM
    we all will miss johnny. your family will be in our prayers. the family at aisin.

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