Fatal Motorcycle Accident Claims Life of One


Texarkana, Texas ~ Texarkana Texas Police responded to a crash call at 5:50 pm on September 28th 2014.

When officers arrived, they were advised that a 2014 Chrysler van driven by David Wood, 73, of Texarkana, Texas pulled onto Mall Drive from Fair Oaks Drive in front of a silver Harley Davidson motorcycle driven by Gary Thacker, 52, of Texarkana, Texas.  Thacker struck the van and he and his passenger, Hazel Laferny were transported to St. Michaels Hospital.  Thacker later died due to his injuries.  Laferny was in stable condition and being treated.  No one in the van reported injuries.

The collision remains under investigation.

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