According to KCBD, emergency crews responded to the scene of the motorcycle accident shortly after 8:00 am.
Preliminary reports say the driver of a pickup stopped in the roadway due to vehicle problems. The motorcyclist, identified as Roy Cardenas, 32, struck the rear passenger side of the truck. Cardenas was not wearing a helmet at the time of the collision.
The driver of the pickup sustained minor injuries in the accident.
The crash remains under investigation.
The following information was provided by the Texas Department of Transportation (TxDOT):