Motorcycle wreck claims life of Snyder man - KCBD NewsChannel 11 Lubbock

Motorcycle wreck claims life of Snyder man

LUBBOCK, TX (KCBD) -

DPS troopers are investigating a motorcycle accident that claimed the life of a Snyder man overnight.

The accident occurred at 1:36 a.m. Sunday in Scurry County, at the intersection of County Road 4114 and County Road 4129.

Sammy Ken Castillo, 39, was pronounced dead at the scene.

Authorities say Castillo was riding his 2003 Yamaha motorcycle east bound on County Road 4114 when he lost control of the vehicle. The road was dry and the weather was clear.

Investigators say Castillo was not wearing a helmet.

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