Category Archives: Motorcycle Accidents

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Fatal Motorcycle Crashes in Austin Signal a Need for Improved Highway Safety

Several recent motorcycle accidents in Austin involved motorcyclists who fell to their deaths from US 183 or US 290. Additional motorcyclists have suffered critical injuries after falling from these overpasses. Most recently, a 50-year-old motorcyclist was critically injured after falling 25 feet from the US 183 overpass. In April, a 28-year-old motorcyclist fell 100 feet to her death after being…
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How Many Traffic Fatalities Have There Been This Year?

A family is in mourning after the death of an 18-year-old man in North Austin. The man, Edwin Proenza-Benedit, was riding his 2007 Suzuki motorcycle in the left lane of the 8200 block of Research Boulevard northbound when a driver turned from Jamestown Drive onto the service road. The accident happened in the early afternoon. The car crossed into the…
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First ROT Rally Fatality in 4 Years Leaves Bikers Reeling

The ROT Rally is one of the biggest motorcycle rallies of the year, hosted annually in Austin, Texas. The last few ROT Rallies have been without any motorcycle fatalities. However, this year, the first biker in four years was killed while riding around Austin. ROT Rally Incidents On Saturday, June 10, a 28-year-old man and his pregnant passenger were riding…
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