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Update: Motorcycle crash kills Stockdale man


Update: Motorcycle crash kills Stockdale man
Diesel fuel leaks from the tank of a damaged military-issue 1971 Jeep pickup truck Aug. 1 after being struck by a motorcycle at the intersection of F.M. 1107 and C.R. 427 east of Stockdale.


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Wilson County News
August 1, 2014, 2:09pm
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STOCKDALE -- A 20-year-old Stockdale man is dead after a midday motorcycle crash Aug. 1 at the intersection of F.M. 1107 and C.R. 427 east of here. Caleb Lee Sanchez was pronounced dead at the scene, according to Trooper Anthony Flores, a spokesman for the Texas Department of Public Safety.

Also involved in the crash were a second motorcycle and a 1971 Jeep truck. The second motorcyclist was transported to Connally Memorial Medical Center in Floresville for treatment for his injuries. The truck driver was uninjured.

Flores said the crash remained under investigation.

Look for more on this in the Aug. 6 print issue of the Wilson County News.
 

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Old Biker  
La Vernia  
August 11, 2014 8:49pm
 
Such a shame, Federal law allows all motorcycles to have modulating headlights(which allows other motorist to see and notice motorcycles)maybe this would not have happen. Just another example of the first thing learned in crossing ... More ›

 
Senior Citizen  
Wilson County  
August 2, 2014 4:34pm
 
So sad. Praying for all the families of those involved.

 
Sandy Bonesteel  
Universal City, TX  
August 1, 2014 8:25pm
 
Such a sad news story. My thoughts and prayers to the family members and friends of Mr. Sanchez. I'll also be praying for the second motorcyclist to be okay.

 
Sheila Rae Cantrell  
Stockdale, TX  
August 1, 2014 6:22pm
 
What a tragic way to start off the month! My thoughts and prayers go out to Leroy and Diana Barrera Sanchez and to the families of the others involved in the deadly crash.

 
Webmaster  
Floresville  
August 1, 2014 4:17pm
 
This story has been updated.

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