Alabama Man Killed In Motorcycle Accident

A DeKalb County man was fatally injured in a motorcycle accident over the weekend.

According to information in a News Release issued by Alabama Law Enforcement Agency Public Information Office,Trooper Curtis Summerville: 61 year old Jack Shane Gardner, of a Ft Payne address, was killed when the 2012 Harley Davidson he was operating, left the road and struck a fence during the early morning hours of Saturday (October 19th).

The report indicated that the crash took place approximately a mile north of Collinsville on DeKalb County 51 around 3:00am.  Gardner was pronounced dead at the scene.

The cause of the accident remains under investigation by Alabama State Troopers.