The Fayetteville Police Department reported that a motorcyclist suffered fatal personal injuries in a crash on Country Club Drive near Murchison Road on the morning of August 14.
The police report says that 22-year-old Fayetteville resident Jason Taft lost control of the 2005 Nissan Titan he was driving east on Country Club Drive. The vehicle crossed the center line and collided head-on with a 2001 Yamaha motorcycle.
The motorcyclist was pronounced dead at the scene. The motorcyclist’s name has not yet been released, pending notification of family.
Police cited speed and alcohol as factors in the crash and said that charges are pending.