West Olive man killed in motorcycle man

Ottawa County

ROBINSON TOWNSHIP, Mich. (WOOD) — A man was killed in a weekend motorcycle crash in rural Ottawa County, authorities say.

The motorcyclist was identified Monday as Frank Tiles, 56, of West Olive.

The Ottawa County Sheriff’s Office says that around 7 a.m. Sunday, Tiles was was riding on M-231 at Lake Michigan Drive in Robinson Township when the motorcycle left the road. He crashed into a ditch and was thrown from the bike.

The driver was wearing a helmet at the time of the crash. The sheriff’s office said alcohol appears to have been involved, though it said the investigation is still underway.

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