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Motorcyclist killed in Thursday wreck identified

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Police identified the motorcyclist killed in a Thursday crash as 31-year-old James Billy Hartley. Police identified the motorcyclist killed in a Thursday crash as 31-year-old James Billy Hartley.
MUSCLE SHOALS, AL (WAFF) -

Police identified the motorcyclist killed in a Thursday crash as 34-year-old James Billy Hartley.

Investigators said Hartley was traveling south on Woodward Avenue when a car turning left pulled out in front of him. They said the driver did not see the motorcycle.

According to police, Hartley was ejected 40 to 50 feet from impact. He later died at Helen Keller Hospital.

It was initially reported that Hartley was transported to Huntsville Hospital. Air Evac did land, but Hartley was taken by ambulance to Helen Keller.

No charges have been filed in this case.

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