Police say speeding contributed to fatal motorcycle crash
GRAND RAPIDS TOWNSHIP, Mich. — The Kent County Sheriff’s Office confirms a 52-year-old man died following a motorcycle crash August 25th.
It happened on Plainfield Avenue N.E., south of 4 Mile Road in Grand Rapids Township.
Sheriff’s investigators say Jeffrey Herron was not wearing a helmet at the time of the one-vehicle crash, and they also believe speeding was a factor.
Whether alcohol was involved has not been determined yet, according to police.
Besides sheriff’s deputies, the Plainfield Township Fire Department and Life ambulance also responded to the crash.