Man charged after hitting motorcycle on I 565

Shannon Hubbard was charged with First Degree Assault for hitting a motorcycle head on.

Posted: Jun 2, 2018 10:51 PM
Updated: Jun 5, 2018 12:47 PM

A man has been charged after driving the wrong way on I 565 and hitting a motorcycle. 

Shannon Hubbard was charged with First Degree Assault for hitting a motorcycle head on. 

The driver of the motorcyle is recovering in the hospital. Police say his injuries are not life threatening. 


It happened around 8 p.m on Saturday, Jun 2nd. 

According to authorities, Hubbard was under the influence and driving a van on I-565 west in the eastbound lanes. 

East bound I-565 was shut down to one lane past Governors Drive for several hours as police finished their investigation. 

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