Baldwin County

UPDATE: Motorcyclist killed in Foley crash identified

FOLEY, Ala. (WKRG) - Police are investigating a bad crash at Berry Avenue and Highway 59 in Foley involving a motorcycle and another vehicle. News 5's Debbie Williams reported LIVE on Facebook.

Police say 35-year-old James Dees was riding his motorcycle going southbound on 59 when another vehicle, driven by a 77-year-old woman, pulled out in front of it. Emergency workers took the motorcyclist to South Baldwin Regional Medical Center where he died.

Emergency workers say the biker had a helmet on. He was trapped under a delivery truck for some time. The delivery truck was not involved in the crash.

James Dees was also known as Ben Dees. He was a local tattoo artist in Foley.


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