Arkansas 911 News

Fatal Motorcycle Vs. Utility Pole Crash On Park Avenue – HOT SPRINGS

Posted by Arkansas 911 news Chief Editor Paul Maddox

Hot Springs Police Officer Nunez investigated a fatal, single vehicle motorcycle vs. utility pole crash Thursday Night at 11:09PM on Park Avenue at Oak Creek Drive.

The Arkansas State Police Preliminary Fatal Crash Report says that a 2008 Harley Davidson motorcycle being operated on dry pavement by Rusell Rusty Gillham, 59, of Hot Springs, was southbound when it exited the right side of the pavement, traveled approximately 104 feet, reentered the pavement, continued south and struck a utility pole head-on.

Tragically, Mr. Gillham did not survive the crash.