A 31-year old Bellville motorcyclist was killed on a rural Austin County road last (Sunday) night when he suddenly cross the center lane and crashed into a Dodge SUV.
Reports from the Texas Department of Public Safety say that Craig Harris Jr. of Bellville was ‘traveling at a high rate of speed’on his late model motorcycle, on FM 949, about 10 miles southwest of Bellville, at 8:45pm, when he suddenly lunged across the centerline and struck the other vehicle head on. Harris was ejected frm the motorcycle and declared dead at the scene.
The conditions were clear and dry. The driver of the Dodge was not injured.
The investigation intothe traffic fatality continues.