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Motorcycle wreck puts Henderson man in ICU

By Jena Johnson - bio | email

RUSK COUNTY, TX (KLTV) - A Henderson man is in ICU after a motorcycle wreck early Wednesday morning.

According to DPS, Caleb Chapman, 20, was riding his motorcycle at the intersection of State Highway 43 and FM 2658 when the driver of a SUV hit him head-on.

Chapman suffers severe head injuries. He was rushed to a Longview hospital then transferred to a Dallas hospital Wednesday morning. DPS said he was wearing a helmet.

The driver of the SUV, Louis Roberts, 72, of Lake Cherokee was not injured in the wreck. DPS said she was attempting to make a left turn and failed to yield right of way.

Corporal Jesse Stewart of Henderson DPS said until the investigation is complete, charges are pending against Roberts.

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