A Lauderdale County man lost his life in an accident yesterday afternoon on Hwy 19 North at the intersection of Hwy 492. The victim has been identified as John Bethany of Collinsville. Bethany was riding a motorcycle traveling south on Hwy 19 when a car attempted to crossover the highway headed west. The motorcycle would collide with the right side of the vehicle, Bethany would be rushed to the hospital where he would later die from his injuries.
We send prayers to the family and friends of John Bethany during this tragic loss.