Motorcyclist in fatal accident with 18 wheeler in Dayton, Texas

  • Rutherford New Jersey, United States.

A motorcyclist was killed in an early morning accident near Dayton, Texas. Liberty County Sheriff's Office and Dayton Police responded to the crash on Highway 1960 at CR 611 around 7:00 a.m. Monday January 27, 2014. It appears the 18-wheeler was turning onto Highway 1960 from CR 611 when the motorcyclist struck the middle the trailer portion of the 18-wheeler. Tragically, the motorcyclist was pronounced dead at the scene. Reduced visibility from morning fog may have contributed to the crash. Channel 2 Houston's report is here. KHOU's report is here. Montgomery County Police Reporter story is here.