Motorcycle Accident in Presidio County Kills North Texas Man

Staff Report
NewsWest 9

PRESIDIO COUNTY - A North Texas man is dead after a motorcycle wreck in Presidio County.

Troopers say the crash happened Sunday afternoon on FM 170, nine miles east of Presidio.

Somehow the man ran off the highway near a curve and hit a dirt mound, and was thrown from his motorcycle.

Investigators say he wasn't wearing a helmet, and he died from severe head and leg injuries.

The victim's name hasn't been released yet, but we're told the 63-year-old man is from Richardson, Texas.