One killed in motorcycle collision with semi-truck on East SH-71
DEL VALLE, TX- One person was killed in a collision involving a semi-truck and a trapped motorcycle on Sunday night, according to Austin-Travis County Emergency Medical Services.
The incident was reported at approximately 8:19pm near the 4535 block of East State Highway 71. A motorcycle on the roadway crashed into a semi-truck, trapping it underneath the vehicle.
One person was pronounced dead at the scene. No further information has been released at this time.
We will monitor for updates and details as they become available.
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