Press Release on Last Nights Fatality in DothanMatt Boster
Posted by: Matt Boster
Date: May 31 2014 8:55 PM
On May 30, 2013 at approximately 6:59 pm, the Dothan Police Department responded to West Main Street and Brannon Stand Road, after receiving information of a single vehicle crash, involving a motorcycle in that area.
Investigators with the Dothan Police Department’s Traffic Division responded to the scene, and through preliminary investigation have determined the rider lost control of the motorcycle and crashed into a pole. The rider was thrown from the bike as a result of the accident and was found to have suffered multiple injuries.
This rider of the motorcycle, a 2008 Yamaha R6, 22 year old Garrett Parker of Fort Benning, Georgia, was transported to Flowers Hospital where he succumbed to the injuries received during the crash.
The Dothan Police Department would like to express our condolences to the family of Mr. Parker in their time of loss.
Gregory J. Benton
Chief of Police