AM 1180 reported yesterday on a motorcycle accident that took the life of a Chattooga County resident last Friday.  According to reports the accident happened in Walker County on Highway 337 near LaFayette.

The fatality was identified as 20 year old Chris Hatt of Summerville.  State Troopers reports said that the man’s motorcycle left the roadway at a high rate of speed.  Hatt was transported to Erlanger Medical Center in Chattanooga where he later died.

The accident occured around 3 PM on last Friday afternoon.