E. Texas motorcyclist dies after crash, recovery - KLTV.com - Tyler, Longview, Jacksonville |ETX News

E. Texas motorcyclist dies after crash, recovery

Photo courtesy of PolkCountyToday.com Photo courtesy of PolkCountyToday.com
Photo courtesy of PolkCountyToday.com Photo courtesy of PolkCountyToday.com
Photo courtesy of PolkCountyToday.com Photo courtesy of PolkCountyToday.com
Photo courtesy of PolkCountyToday.com Photo courtesy of PolkCountyToday.com

POLK COUNTY, TX (KTRE) - A Trinity man died Sunday evening following a motorcycle wreck in which he actually managed to recover from before driving to a nearby convenience store and dying.

Dwight Andrew Sadler, 58, was pronounced dead at the scene.

According to the Department of Public Safety report, Sadler was driving a 1997 Harley Davidson northbound on FM 3126, four miles west of Livingston, at 5:25 p.m., when he crashed on the east side of the road.

Sadler then got back on the motorcycle and drove to Airport Quick Stop, located at 4931 FM 350, got off the motorcycle and sat down behind it and died.

He was not wearing a helmet, according to the report.

Copyright 2011 KTRE. All rights reserved.

  • NewsMore>>

  • BREAKING

    Lindale police searching for missing man

    Lindale police searching for missing man

    Wednesday, April 26 2017 7:41 AM EDT2017-04-26 11:41:59 GMT
    Frank Robards. (Source: Lindale Police Department)Frank Robards. (Source: Lindale Police Department)

     Lindale police are searching for a man who went missing several days ago.

    More >>

     Lindale police are searching for a man who went missing several days ago.

    More >>
  • SFA baseball upsets TCU

    SFA baseball upsets TCU

    Wednesday, April 26 2017 12:24 AM EDT2017-04-26 04:24:51 GMT
    SFA baseball defeated TCU 6-2 on Tuesday night.SFA baseball defeated TCU 6-2 on Tuesday night.

    Each time the Stephen F. Austin baseball team faced off against a big-name baseball team from the state of Texas in 2017, the end result could have been summed up with the following phrase: close, but no cigar.

    Tuesday night at Lupton Stadium, however, the only was the word cigar could have been associated with the ‘Jacks is if it followed the word victory.

    More >>

    Each time the Stephen F. Austin baseball team faced off against a big-name baseball team from the state of Texas in 2017, the end result could have been summed up with the following phrase: close, but no cigar.

    Tuesday night at Lupton Stadium, however, the only was the word cigar could have been associated with the ‘Jacks is if it followed the word victory.

    More >>
  • Sports WebXtra: Mahomes II making rounds before NFL Draft

    Sports WebXtra: Mahomes II making rounds before NFL Draft

    Wednesday, April 26 2017 12:18 AM EDT2017-04-26 04:18:16 GMT
    Patrick Mahomes is making the rounds ahead of the Draft.Patrick Mahomes is making the rounds ahead of the Draft.

    The nickname "Beast Texas" didn't come out of no where. Adrian Peterson, Trent Williams, Lane Johnson, Dez Bryant, and Johnny Manziel are all recent East Texas natives that went in the first round of the NFL Draft. Whitehouse product Patrick Mahomes II has a legit chance to join the exclusive list on Thursday night.

    More >>

    The nickname "Beast Texas" didn't come out of no where. Adrian Peterson, Trent Williams, Lane Johnson, Dez Bryant, and Johnny Manziel are all recent East Texas natives that went in the first round of the NFL Draft. Whitehouse product Patrick Mahomes II has a legit chance to join the exclusive list on Thursday night.

    More >>
Powered by Frankly