COLLEGE STATION (October 16, 2013)--Caleb Tate, 20, a Texas A&M junior from Seguin, who was critically injured when his motorcycle struck the side of a car, has died at College Station Medical Center.
The accident happened at around 5:30 p.m. on Southwest Parkway near Texas Avenue when the car’s driver turned in front of Tate, KBTX-TV in Bryan reported.
Tate was not wearing a helmet.
The 18-year-old driver of the car and a 20-year-old passenger were hurt, but their injuries weren’t life threatening.
The driver was cited for failure to yield, KBTX-TV reported.
“All who knew Caleb remember him as a sociable, confident young man who had a resilient work ethic and a good sense of humor. He was a very well-liked young man, and his loss will affect all of us for a long time to come,” the commander of the Corps of Cadets, Brig. Gen. Joe E. Ramirez, Jr., said in a statement.