Motorcyclist dead after two-vehicle crash
Sun, 04 Aug 2013 14:55:18 GMT —
One person is dead and another is in critical condition following a crash just after midnight.
The Texas Department of Public Safety (DPS) is investigating the fatal crash, which happened around 12:08 a.m.
Francisco Ruben Garcia, 19, of Mission died on the scene.
His passenger was airlifted to Valley Baptist Medical Center in Harlingen.
The driver and the passenger were not wearing helmets, according to DPS.
Troopers responded to a two-vehicle crash that happened on FM 492 and 4 Mile Line.
A 2001 motorcycle Suzuki and a 1997 Plymouth Voyager were involved.
The driver of the motorcycle died as he was traveling southbound on FM 492.
The driver of the Voyager made a left turn onto 4 mile line and the motorcycle struck the Voyager.
According to DPS, the man on the motorcycle passed to the left in a no passing zone.