One Killed In Kilgore Motorcycle Accident

An East Texas man is killed in an overnight motorcycle accident. It happened just after midnight on the 1800 block of Highway 31 in Kilgore. Police say 21 year old Matthew Howell of Kilgore lost control and struck the curb.  He was thrown from the motorcycle.

Howell was not wearing a helmet. He died at a local hospital.

A side note to this story;  Police say the motorcycle was reported stolen from Kerrville in an investigation that continues.

Bob Hallmark, reporting.