Man killed in Midland motorcycle accident

Man killed in Midland motorcycle accident
(Source: Raycom Media)

MIDLAND, TX (KWES) - A man has died following a weekend motorcycle accident in Midland.

Midland police said Justin Delamater, 24, of Princeton, Texas, died on Wednesday.

According to the report, officers were called out to the 200 block of Tradewinds Boulevard on Saturday evening.

When officers arrived on the scene, they found Delamater lying next to the road with life-threatening injuries.

Police said an investigation into the accident revealed that Delamater was driving northbound on Tradewinds Boulevard at a high rate of speed when he approached a curve in the road.

Authorities said Delamater didn't make the turn, struck a curb, struck and dislodged a fire hydrant before coming to rest in an open field.

We're told Delamater was wearing a helmet at the time of the accident.

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