Canton Man Dies in Motorcycle Accident
Michael Neil Young was traveling eastbound on Highway 20 when his motorcycle left the roadway, struck a tree and then hit a building.
Troopers with the Georgia State Patrol's Jasper post responded to the accident on Highway 20 near the River Green community, spokesman Gordy Wright said.
At around 5:35 p.m., a 2006 Honda CBR was traveling eastbound near Weeks Road when the motorcycle, being operated by Michael Neil Young, 23, left the roadway, hit a tree and then struck a building, Wright said.
Young, of Canton, died from injuries he received in the crash, which remains under investigation. Alcohol is not suspected to be a factor in the fatal wreck, Wright added.