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One Person Dead Following Motorcycle Accident on Western

One person is dead following a vehicle collision on South Western, according to the Amarillo Police Department.

A 1996 Harley Davidson motorcycle was northbound on Western, approaching Line Avenue. A 2000 Dodge 1500 was westbound on Line approaching Western. The Dodge pulled out from a stop sign and struck the motorcycle.

APD reports that the motorcycle driver, Michael True, 30, was killed in the accident. True was wearing a helmet.

Justice of the Peace Rich Herman has ordered an autopsy.

Speed is believed to be a factor in the collision. APD's Traffic Investigation Squad is investigating.

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