Limestone County Coroner identifies motorcycle wreck victim on Salem Minor Hill Road

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LIMESTONE COUNTY, Ala. – Officials say one person has died following a motorcycle wreck in Limestone County Saturday afternoon.

Limestone County Coroner Mike West confirms the fatal wreck happened on Salem Minor Hill Road around 2:40 p.m. The driver of the motorcycle, Jerry Lee Watkins, 60 of Ardmore, lost control, according to West.

Troopers said the 2008 Honda struck a ditch and Watkins was pronounced dead at the scene, which was three miles south of Lester.

The Alabama Law Enforcement Agency continues to investigate the crash.