West G Street accident injures one

From Staff Reports

  An accident on West G Street Tuesday afternoon involving a car and a motorcycle sent an Elizabethton man to the hospital.
  According to Elizabethton Police Department Ptl. Carl Burrough, a motorcycle ridden by Ernest W. Johns, 57, of Elizabethton was turning left from West G Street onto Jena Beth Drive when he was struck by a blue Nissan driven by Jeremy C. Robinson, 18, of Elizabethton. Police said Robinson was turning left from Jena Beth Drive onto West G Street when the accident occurred.
  Johns was transported to the Johnson City Medical Center by the Carter County EMS. Burrough said he was in surgery when he left the hospital. Johns was listed in fair condition Tuesday night.
  Robinson was not injured in the accident. He was cited by police for failure to yield, Burrough said.