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East Texas man killed after losing control of motorcycle

RUSK COUNTY, TX (KLTV) -

The Texas Department of Public Safety responded to a fatal motorcycle accident Monday evening.

According to Rusk County Precinct 4 Justice of the Peace Darlene Childress, a 50-year-old male from Laneville died as a result of the accident, which occurred on County Road 447 about six miles south of Henderson. He was not wearing a helmet.

Childress says it is unknown what caused the man to wreck, but that his family told her he was always a very safe driver.

No other vehicles were involved in the accident.

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