Motorcyclist who died in crash on FM 1626 identified

FILE - Police lights (KXAN File Photo)
FILE - Police lights (KXAN File Photo)

AUSTIN (KXAN) — A man in his 60s has been pronounced dead at the scene of a motorcycle crash on West Farm to Market 1626 near Katy Lane, according to Austin/Travis County EMS.

The man has been identified as Alan Thomas Lirette, from Buda, Texas. The crash was reported around 5:39 a.m. Tuesday morning.

The Department of Public Safety says the driver failed to navigate around a curve in the road and crashed. He was not wearing a helmet.

ATCEMS says there are no other patients.

Several miles away another person died in a crash Tuesday morning.  A 58-year-old man died when his 18 wheeler rolled over on Interstate 35 in San Marcos.