Woman dies in cycle wreck

Posted June 19, 2014 at 8:45 pm

Leonette C. Hammontree, 37, Nevada, was pronounced dead at the scene of the crash where Jesse D. Claypool, 17, Richards, drove his southbound 2005 Ford Mustang into the path of her westbound 2007 Kawasaki Vulcan motorcycle on Hwy. 54 just west of Nevada at 3:39 p.m. Monday, May 19.

The report by Trooper Justin LeeMasters said that neither driver was wearing a safety device. Claypool was taken by private vehicle to Nevada Regional Hospital with injuries reported as minor.