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Man Killed in Motorcycle Crash on I-37

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CORPUS CHRISTI (Kiii News) -

An accident involving a motorcycle has claimed the life of one man.  Police say the motorcyclist lost control just after six Saturday evening on I-37 northbound near Callicoate.  No one else was involved in the accident.  As police investigated, that portion of I-37 was closed and traffic was re-routed to the Redbird exit.  The motorcyclist, said to be in his mid-forties was wearing a helmet.  Witnesses say that he was driving at a high rate of speed when he lost control and hit the concrete barrier.  He was ejected from the bike and police say, he died instantly.  Police believe that driver inexperience may have played a factor in this crash.