AUBURN, AL. (THECOUNT) — Kyle Jones, of Opelika, Alabama, has been identified as the victim in a fatal motorcycle crash on Interstate 85 near Auburn Saturday night.

Jones, 39, was operating a 2007 Suzuki motorcycle on I-85 when he came into contact with a 2012 Honda Accord Saturday after 11:30 p.m.


Jones was thrown from the bike during the collision suffering mortal blunt force trauma injuries.

The identity of the Honda Accord driver and that driver’s condition were not available on Sunday, reports OANow.

No further information was provided by officials.

The investigation into the cause of the crash remains under investigation.

Family members and friends took to Facebook to remember the beloved man:

Geo quick facts: Auburn is a city in eastern Alabama. On the Auburn University campus, the sprawling Donald E. Davis Arboretum has a collection of native plants. The Jonathan Bell Lovelace Museum documents the university’s athletics history. The Jule Collins Smith Museum has art from the 18th–21st centuries. South of Auburn is Chewacla State Park with trails and a large lake. Southwest, Tuskegee National Forest is home to wild deer – wikipedia.