Austin man injured in motorcycle accident

By Pat Sunderland


Trent Ashby, 37, of Austin suffered serious injuries in a motorcycle accident at about 10 p.m. Thursday, Sept. 17.

Ashby was traveling southbound on Happy Hollow Road when he went through the "T" intersection of Happy Hollow and North roads. After losing control on the roadway, the motorcycle rolled onto its left side. Ashby was ejected from the 1995 Kawasaki.

He was airlifted to St. Mary's Hospital.

According to the Colorado State Patrol, alcohol and speed are suspected as contributing factors.