Dimmitt man dies after motorcycle hits deer


CASTRO COUNTY, Texas (KAMR/KCIT) — DPS is reporting 64-year-old Van Hopson died after his motorcycle hit a deer on SH 86 Sunday evening.

Officials say Hopson was driving was westbound on SH 86 when it struck a deer in the road.

Hopson was thrown from the motorcycle and died at the scene.

Hopson was wearing a helmet.

The crash remains under investigation.

Copyright 2020 Nexstar Broadcasting, Inc. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten, or redistributed.

Video Forecast

More Forecast

Don't Miss