FOLEY, Ala. (WKRG) Foley Police have released the name of the man killed Sunday night in a motorcycle crash on County Road 12.
41-year-old Michael Fields was killed. According to police, Fields was traveling at a high rate of speed when he attempted to pass a truck. Fields clipped it and lost control of the bike according to investigators.
The sportbike left the road about 75 yards from where it ended up, traveling into a ditch, hitting a culvert that acted as a ramp and sending the motorcycle airborne into the roof of the house’s second floor.
No other injuries were reported.
Fields was the owner of a local roofing company. He was a father, brother and son. The investigation is ongoing.