Hanceville man dies in motorcycle crash


CULLMAN COUNTY, Ala. – The Alabama Law Enforcement Agency stated Monday that a single-vehicle crash that occurred at 12:05 a.m. Saturday, July 9, has claimed the life of a Hanceville man. 

According to ALEA, Timothy W. Mayer, 32, was fatally injured when the 2011 Harley-Davidson motorcycle he was operating left the roadway, went off an embankment and into a creek bed. 

However, the crash was not discovered until 8:07 p.m. Sunday, July 10. Mayer was pronounced deceased at the scene. 

The crash occurred on Cullman County 565 near Cullman County 576, approximately three miles west of Hanceville, in Cullman County. 

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