1 dead after motorcycle crash near Wolfforth Tuesday night

1 dead after motorcycle crash near Wolfforth Tuesday night

LUBBOCK, Texas (KCBD) - The Wolfforth Police Department has identified the motorcyclist that died Tuesday night after crashing into another vehicle.

According to Wolfforth Police Chief Rick Scott, around 9:20 p.m. Tuesday night a Brayden Hendricks, 20, of Lubbock was traveling northbound on FM 179 when it crashed into a vehicle traveling southbound and attempting to turn into a residential area near E. 17th St., which is south of Wolfforth.

The investigation reveals that high speeds may be a factor in the crash. The motorcyclist crashed into the vehicle. Hendricks died from his injuries.

The driver of the other vehicle was injured and taken to the hospital. That person has not been identified by police, however, that person has been released from the hospital.

The crash is still under investigation.

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