Man killed in Jackson County motorcycle accident

Man killed in Jackson County motorcycle accident

JACKSON COUNTY, AL (WAFF) - A Friday night crash in Jackson County resulted in a death.

The crash occurred on Highway 79 just one mile north of Scottsboro at 8:50 p.m. on Friday.

Authorities say Jimmy Wayne Martin, 59, was killed when the motorcycle he was driving was hit from behind by another motorcycle driven by Rodney Thomas, 51, of Scottsboro.

Martin was pronounced dead at the scene.

State troopers are continuing to investigate this incident.

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