On August 24, 2023, a motorcyclist lost their life in a fatal crash in Waco. The Waco Police Department responded swiftly to the scene of the accident, which took place at around 9:38 a.m. near the intersection of 18th Street and Cleveland Avenue.
Upon arrival, officers learned that the motorcyclist had been traveling at a high rate of speed before losing control and colliding with a pole by the roadside. The impact of the crash resulted in severe injuries to the rider.
Emergency medical services were dispatched, and the injured motorcyclist was rushed to a nearby hospital. The individual's injuries proved fatal, and they were pronounced dead at the hospital.
No other vehicles were involved in the crash.