Motorcyclist dies following collision with disabled pickup truck on US-54
EL PASO, TX – A motorcyclist suffered fatal injuries when he slammed into the rear of a disabled pickup truck on the Patriot Freeway Tuesday morning.
According to the El Paso Times, the crash took place as 61-year-old Anthoney Lightbourn was riding his 2014 Honda motorcycle on the freeway at about 11:30 a.m.
Police say Lightbourn failed to see the pickup truck disabled in the middle lane of roadway and crashed into it’s rear. He was pronounced dead at the scene a short time later.
The pickup’s driver was standing on the shoulder and did not suffer injuries in the wreck.
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