Man killed in motorcycle crash near West Fargo identified

Photo by: Rebecca Carter - Facebook
Photo by: Rebecca Carter - Facebook

(West Fargo, ND) -- We now know the name of the man who crashed his motorcycle Tuesday evening on I-94 near West Fargo.

The North Dakota Highway Patrol says 36-year-old Brandon Sola was headed westbound near mile marker 341 around 9 p.m. when his bike began to wobble. Sola was thrown from the motorcycle into the center median, and died from his injuries at the scene. He was not wearing a helmet.

Sola was the Chief of Police for the Carrington Police Department, and was a Master Sergeant with the North Dakota Air National Guard.

The crash remains under investigation. You can see out initial coverage on the story by clicking here.