Police identify man killed in motorcycle accident in Meridian Township


MERIDIAN TWP, MI (WLNS) – One man is dead after a single vehicle motorcycle accident in Meridian Township.

Meridian Township Police say the accident happened at approximately 1:44 p.m. Saturday afternoon on Green Road, which is just south of Coleman Road.

The man has been identified as 57-year old, Douglas Hakkila from Williamston, Michigan.

Police say Hakkila was wearing a helmet at the time of the crash and officials do not believe alcohol was a factor.

Hakkila was transported to Sparrow Hospital for medical treatment where he later died.

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