Inverness man, 26, killed in overnight motorcycle crash

Last Updated: Monday, March 06, 2017, 1:17 PM EST

A 26-year-old Inverness man was killed early Monday in a motorcycle crash. 

According to the Florida Highway Patrol, Michael Ferrin was killed just before 2 a.m. in a crash on West Fort Island Trail in Crystal River.  

Troopers said Ferrin was traveling westbound on his 2015 Yamaha motorcycle when he failed to negotiate a left curve in the roadway. The motorcycle traveled onto the grass shoulder and collided with a tree. 

Authorities said Ferrin, who was wearing a helmet, died at the scene.