April 27, 2014: On Sunday evening, at approximately 6:00 PM, Deputies with the Scott County Sheriff’s Office, responded to a single vehicle (motorcycle) crash on New London Road, in Scott County where a man died.
The preliminary crash investigation by Deputy James Shelton revealed that Robert D. Braddock, 27, of Clarksville, Indiana, was riding a 2006 Honda CBR and was traveling at a high rate of speed when he left the traveled portion of roadway on New London Road. Braddock struck a tree and was ejected off of the motorcycle.
Emergency personnel provided assistance to Braddock, however, despite their efforts, Braddock was pronounced deceased at the scene by Deputy Scott County Coroner, Chris Fugate.
Sheriff Mc Clain said that the death was tragic: “this is one of the most difficult situations that we, as Law Enforcement Officers, encounter; my prayers go out to the family of this young man”.