Man Killed in Motorcycle Crash Christmas Eve

A 20-year-old man died Christmas Eve after the motorcycle which he was riding crashed into a tree in Sylacauga.

Authorities stated on Monday, Gabriel Satterfield, age 20 from Sylacauga, was riding a 2023 Kawasaki ZX63 motorcycle along Cedar Creek Road in Talladega County when the bike left the road – and then struck a tree – at around 2:20pm Sunday.  Alabama Law Enforcement Agency Senior Trooper Justin O’Neal said that Satterfield was taken to Coosa Valley Medical Center where he died of his injuries.  The crash occurred about 13 miles west of Sylacauga.

Further information is unavailable as authorities continue to investigate the wreck.


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