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Man Killed in Dirt Bike Accident

ODESSA, TX (KWES) -

State troopers confirm one man was killed after wrecking his dirt bike in Odessa on Wednesday night.

The crash happened at the intersection of Triple Crown Drive and Knox Avenue.

State troopers say the man was on his dirt bike and following behind two pickup trucks.

The two pickup trucks began to yield and that's when the biker went into the opposite lane to pass them.

The biker noticed a car in the opposite lane trying to turn.

He put his bike down, but slammed right into the car.

The biker died at the scene.

State troopers have not identified the man yet.

They say he was not wearing a helmet.

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