Garden City Man Dies in Motorcycle Accident - Northern Michigan's News Leader

Garden City Man Dies in Motorcycle Accident

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Cheboygan County Police report a man driving a motorcycle on Sunday July 14th died from a motorcycle accident.

The 47-year-old-man, James Lee Coleman got in an accident on I-75 southbound near a rest area. Police are investigating the accident, but believe the accident happened when a tire deflated and the driver lost control. 

Coleman's wife, Lisa Coleman was a passenger on the bike and was also ejected from the motorcycle. She was treated and released from McLaren Northern Michigan in Petoskey. James Lee Coleman died from his injuries.

The investigation is ongoing. Both people were wearing helmets.