Fatal Motorcycle Wreck in Hutchinson County

By Sheryl Proctor

Published 04/21 2014 04:51PM

Updated 04/21 2014 05:34PM

AMARILLO -- A Borger man is dead after troopers say he was speeding along a curve and lost control.

The crash happened Saturday afternoon in Hutchinson County just east of Borger on FM 280.

Troopers say 39-year-old Billy Vinyard was headed north along the highway on his motorcycle.

That's when he went too fast around a curve and lost control causing him to overturn.

Vinyard died at the scene.

Officials say he was not wearing a helmet.

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