Man dead after not wearing helmet on motorcycle


AUSTIN (KXAN)- Austin Police tell KXAN a man is dead after a motorcycle accident.

It happened just after 6:30p.m. Saturday evening.

An officer on scene said the motorcycle was heading down Lynridge Drive when the driver lost control. The motorcycle then struck a parked Ford Expedition. The man fell off and sustained injuries. He was not wearing a helmet at the time.

The man was rushed to UMC Brackenridge. He died shortly after. provides commenting to allow for constructive discussion on the stories we cover. In order to comment here, you acknowledge you have read and agreed to our Terms of Service. Users who violate these terms, including use of vulgar language or racial slurs, will be banned. Please be respectful of the opinions of others. If you see an inappropriate comment, please flag it for our moderators to review.

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