Three Motorcycle Wrecks in Taylor County on Wednesday

TAYLOR COUNTY, Texas (KTAB/KRBC) - Three motorcyclists were involved in three separate accidents in Taylor County on Wednesday.

The most recent accident happened at the intersection of Ambler Avenue and Judge Ely Blvd in Abilene around 3:15 p.m. Police on scene told KTAB and KRBC the motorcyclist was attempting to turn right onto Judge Ely at the intersection when he lost control of his bike and laid it down on the ground. 

He was transported to Hendrick Medical Center to receive treatment for minor injuries.

The two other accidents happened just minutes apart Wednesday morning. 

A motorcyclist was rushed to the hospital in serious condition after he collided with a car in front of  Sonic on Judge Ely Blvd in Abilene just before 11:00 a.m. Police say the injuries he sustained could lead to death. 

Another motorcyclist, identified as Lee Saenz, 62,of Brownfield, was killed when his bike collided with an eighteen-wheeler on I-20 in Merkel around the same time.

Both Wednesday morning motorcycle wrecks are still under investigation. Their causes are unknown at this time.

 


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