One person was killed in a fatal motorcycle accident that happened in Belton.
Police have indicated that the accident originally happened just after 8:15 p.m. on Tuesday along the 300 block of West Loop 121 in the area around the Bell County Expo Center. According to the Belton Police, Thacker was pronounced dead at the scene of the accident.
The driver of the 1999 Volkswagen Jetta which collided with Thacker’s motorcycle was not injured in the accident. At this time no other further details have been released, but an investigation into the cause and circumstances of the accident remains ongoing at this time.
May is Motorcycle Safety Awareness Month in the United States, and, according to the Insurance Institute for Highway Safety, there are thousands of wrongful deaths of people involved in motorcycle accidents every year: