Family Remembers Rusk Purple Heart Recipient Killed On Motorcycle In Jacksonville TX

The Texas Department of Public Safety identified Danny Crouch as the motorcyclist killed in a crash Tuesday afternoon. He was 68.

According to authorities, Crouch of Rusk was traveling south on Farm-to-Market Road when he failed to negotiate the curve. Officials say Crouch crossed the grass median at the intersection of Farm-to-Market 1910 and County Road 1707 where the motorcycle overturned and ejected him.

He was pronounced dead at the scene by Judge Brenda Dominy, his body was taken to Wallace Thompson Funeral Home in Rusk, according to DPS officials. Continue reading

PICTURED: PA Motorcyclist Killed In 4 Vehicle Crash That Brought Down Porch Identified

Christopher Garber, of Downingtown, Pa., has been identified as the motorcyclist killed in a four-vehicle crash in Berks County.

The crash occurred on Route 100, near Barto Road, in Bally, Pa., around 2:50 p.m. Saturday when one of the cars crashed into a nearby house, collapsing the front porch.

Garber, 57, of Downingtown, was taken to Lehigh Valley Hospital with serious injuries, and died later Saturday night.

Two other drivers sustained minor injuries in the crash. Continue reading

San Bernardino Man BEHEADED In Freak Motorcycle Accident

A man traveling on a motorcycle was decapitated in a freak accident in San Bernardino, California on Tuesday morning.

Authorities say, Fabian Zepeda, 27, was killed after he drove his motorcycle under a fallen power line stretched across a road.

Police tell the Riverside Press-Enterprise that minutes earlier, a driver lost control of a Ford Taurus, which hit a mailbox and ran across a lawn. Coroner’s officials say the car then hit a wooden telephone pole that snapped in half, and a tension wire fell across Macy Street. Zepeda drove into it and was beheaded. h/t abc6

Police say the driver did not appear to be impaired and wasn’t immediately arrested or ticketed pending further investigation.