FOLEY, AL. (THECOUNT) — Michael Fields has been identified as the victim killed in a motorcycle crash in Foley Sunday, according to reports.
Fields, 41, was involved in a fatal crash while operating a motorcycle on CR-12 late Sunday night in Foley.
Officials say, Fields’s motorcycle went “airborne into the second floor of a vacant residence,” around 10:30 p.m. Sunday, according to the Foley Police Department.
Foley officers responded to the intersection of County Road 12 South and Emerille Drive on reports of a motorcycle crash. When they arrived, they found a motorcycle in the second story of a vacant residence.
Police said it does appear speed was a factor. Preliminary investigation indicates a motorcycle was traveling at a high rate speed, while passing a vehicle the motorcycle clipped it. He then lost control of the motorcycle, went off the roadway, hit a culvert and went airborne, police said, reports FOX10TV.
Fields was pronounced dead at the scene of multiple blunt force trauma injuries.
Geo quick facts: Foley is a city in Baldwin County, Alabama, United States. The 2010 census lists the population of the city as 14,618. Foley is a principal city of the Daphne–Fairhope–Foley Micropolitan Statistical Area, which includes all of Baldwin County – Wikipedia.