Man dead in Caldwell crash identified as Michael McCoy

Michael McCoy has been identified as the man who crashed his motorcycle outside Caldwell’s Jefferson Middle School on Saturday evening.

McCoy, 55, of Caldwell, was riding a 1993 Yamaha Motorcycle on a walking path near Spruce and Fircrest streets when he hit a chain that was across the path. The chain was in place to keep traffic out of the area.

He was not wearing a helmet and died at the scene of the crash.