Family identifies motorcyclist killed in crash; GoFundMe set up for funeral expenses

WALKER, Mich. -- We are learning more about the motorcyclist killed in a crash earlier this week.

Family and friends have identified the victim as 35-year-old Jake Craft, of Walker. He died in a crash Tuesday night at the intersection of Leonard Street and Wilson Avenue in Walker.

Witnesses tell police another driver went through a red light and struck his motorcycle, killing him. We're told he was wearing a helmet at the time of the crash.

As for the driver of the car, he was arrested but still no word if he will face any charges .

Jake leaves behind a wife, Sarah. The family has since set up a GoFundMe page to give Jake a proper burial.

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3 comments

  • Mike

    “He was died in a crash Tuesday night at the intersection of Leonard Street and Wilson Avenue in Walker.” MLive strikes again!!! Is Ralph Wiggum writing these articles for FOX???

  • Bobbie Sue

    Tragic accident. But people need to plan for unexpected things, like life insurance, instead of asking others to pay their bills.

  • JERRY

    if ya want to ride murder bikes then ya should plan ahead to have the money to bury your self not ask others to chip in