Nicolas Schrager
Crews work to get Russell William Johnson to an ambulance.
Willisburg man injured in wreck

A motorcycle wreck Friday left one man severely injured when he was thrown from his motorcycle.

No official report was available at press time, but according to his father, William “Bloop” Johnson, Russell William Johnson, 36, of Willisburg, was thrown from his motorcycle on Loretto Road and suffered a severe leg injury.

Washington County EMS and the sheriff’s office responded to the accident and Johnson was airlifted to the University of Louisville Hospital.