Foley Police Department Press Release
 
September 16, 2019 - Foley, AL - (OBA®) - On Sunday September 15, 2019 at approximately 10:30 pm the Foley Police Department responded to the intersection of County Road 12 South and Emerille Drive for a Motor Vehicle Crash. When officers arrived on scene there was a motorcycle in the second story of a vacant residence. 
 
It does appear speed was a factor.  Preliminary investigation indicates a motorcycle was traveling at a high rate speed, while passing a vehicle the motorcycle clipped it. He then lost control of the motorcycle, went off the roadway, hit a culvert and went airborne.  The driver has been identified,  Michael J. Fields, 41 years of age, he was ejected and pronounced deceased on the scene.