Man dies in early morning motorcycle accident

By Jade Cunningham |

Published 09/01 2014 05:30AM

Updated 09/01 2014 05:34AM

A tragic morning in Bowie County.

An early morning motorcycle accident kills one.

According to Texas DPS, it happened just after midnight Monday, near Mile Marker 213 on Interstate 30.

Officials say two people were riding a motorcycle when its rear tire blew.

The bike then slid into the eastbound lanes of the highway.

An F-150 truck then drove over the bike and the driver.

The driver of the motorcycle, who is not being identified at this time, died at the scene.

Officers say the other rider was taken to Christus St. Michael with unknown injuries.

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