Police say David Aldrich, 53, and Kimberly Aldrich, 50, were driving on Interstate 65 south when the accident occurred. In the lane next to them, Timothy Sheehan, 52, was driving his 18-wheeler. According to WHAS11, for reasons unknown to the police, the Aldrich’s motorcycle veered into the 18-wheeler’s lane, clipping the rear left fender.
As a result, the Aldrich’s were ejected from their 1997 Harley Davidson motorcycle. David Aldrich was pronounced dead at the scene of the accident. Kimberly Aldrich was transported to University of Louisville Hospital in serious condition, but with non-life threatening injuries, according to WHAS11.
According to the Insurance Institute for Highway Safety (IIHS),