Man dies in motorcycle/semi accident

At 4:41 p.m. on June 8, Texas Department of Public Safety troopers were notified of a two vehicle traffic crash on Cattlebaron Drive, north of White Settlement Road, in eastern Parker County. A 2007 BDM motorcycle was traveling north on Cattlebaron. The motorcycle attempted to pass a 2001 Peterbuilt truck tractor that was towing a semi trailer. The motorcycle lost control, struck a tire on the trailer and began to skid on its side. The driver, who was not wearing a helmet, was thrown under the trailer and run over. The driver was pronounced deceased at the scene scene by EMS personnel. The driver of the Peterbuilt, Russell Wayne Dunlap, 49, of Jacksboro was not injured. The name of the deceased is being withheld until family is notified.

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