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Man killed after falling off of his motorcycle and getting hit by a car

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Published: Aug. 8, 2021 at 10:24 AM CDT
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BIRMINGHAM, Ala. (WBRC) - A two-vehicle crash has claimed the life of a Jasper man on Saturday night, August 7.

According to reports from the Alabama Law Enforcement Agency, at approximately 7:10 p.m. Travis Genton, 27, was fatally injured when the motorcycle he was driving crossed the centerline, causing him to fall off. He was then struck by a car.

Genton was pronounced deceased on the scene.

The crash occurred on Alabama 5 near the 180 mile marker, approximately five miles north of Jasper.

Nothing further is available as Troopers with the Alabama Law Enforcement Agency’s (ALEA) Highway Patrol Division continue to investigate.

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