Four people, including two children, were injured in a crash near La Cantera that involved an SUV and a motorcycle
About the San Antonio Crash
According to KENS 5, the crash happened on Interstate 10 near the La Cantera exit early Saturday morning.
Police say the motorcyclist was traveling at a high rate of speed when he slammed into the back of the SUV. The motorcyclist was sent through the back windshield and into the vehicle.
Two children and an adult in the SUV were injured. The children were hospitalized in stable condition while the adult suffered critical injuries.
The motorcyclist was also hospitalized in critical condition.
Texas Motorcycle Accident Statistics
The following information was provided by the Texas Department of Transportation (TxDOT):
- 3,531 people were killed in traffic collisions in Texas in 2015, marking little change from the 3,536 deaths recorded in 2014.
- Motorcyclists (passengers and operators) accounted for 459 of the fatalities recorded in 2015.
- Of the 459 motorcyclists killed, roughly 52 percent were not wearing a helmet at the time of their collision.
- An additional 246,335 people were injured in traffic accidents in Texas in 2015.
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