Man killed in Blanco Co. motorcycle crash

File Image. (AP Photo/Tony Gutierrez)
File Image. (AP Photo/Tony Gutierrez)

Blanco (KXAN)- A man is dead following a motorcycle crash in Blanco County Saturday afternoon.

DPS officials said 40-year-old Lee Edwen Bettis was traveling east on FM 473, near the county line separating Kendall and Blanco counties, when he drove straight through a curve. Bettis went off the roadway, lost control of his motorcycle and crashed, an official said.

Bettis was pronounced dead on the scene. He was from Fort Sam Houston, near San Antonio. 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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