Bobby L. Lewis II, 1959-2018

Jake Lewis and his father, Bobby.

Bobby Lewis, the father of MotoAmerica Superbike racer Jake Lewis, was killed in a single-car accident yesterday on Interstate 24 near his home in Princeton, Kentucky. Lewis was 59 years old.

Few details about the crash have been released, but the News Edge is reporting that the accident occurred around 5:30 p.m. and that only one vehicle was involved.

Lewis is survived by his wife, Karen, son, Jake, daughter, Logan Miller (Cory), mother, Jennie Lou Lewis, brother Johnny Lewis, and sister, Libby Trayler.

MotoAmerica would like to express its condolences to the Lewis family.