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Motorcyclist Killed in Early Morning Accident Outside Alice

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JIM WELLS COUNTY (Kiii News) -

A motorcyclist from Alice was killed in an early morning accident Monday on Highway 44 and County Road 336.

The accident happened around 6:30 a.m. along the eastbound side of Highway 44, according to the Department of Public Safety. The motorcyclist, who was identified as 42-year old Benjamin Torres, had to take evasive action after a truck turned in front of him.

Torres laid down his bike, and in the process suffered sever head and body injuries. He was taken to the hospital where he was pronounced dead.

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