Cherokee County (AL) Coroner Jeremy Deaton confirmed that Robert Fields, 53 of Cedar Bluff, died as the result of injuries substained from a motorcycle crash over the weekend on County Road 144.

Reports said that Deaton was taken from the scene by Cherokee EMS to a landing zone at Cedar Bluff School, where he was air-lifted to Erlanger Medical Center in Chattanooga.

Deaton said that Fields passed away Wednesday.

That accident remains under investigation by Cherokee County Coroner Jeremy Deaton and the Alabama Law Enforcement Agency.

WEIS Radio contributed to this report.