Motorcycle accident claims life


CLARKSVILLE, Tenn. — A former Maplewood resident was killed in a motorcycle accident Saturday morning.

Pfc. Tyler Wayne Day, 24, who was stationed at Fort Campbell, died of injuries sustained in the accident.

According to the Clarksville Police Department, Day was riding with a group of motorcyclists when he collided with another rider at 1:30 a.m. Saturday. He collided with Mike B. Williams, 24, who is also stationed at Fort Campbell. Both were taken by Lifeflight helicopter to Vandervilt University Medical Center in Nashville, Tenn., where Day died.

Day is the son of William “Dugan” and Rita (Pulfer) Day Jr., of Maplewood. Funeral arrangements are pending at Cromes Funeral Home, Sidney.