RICHLAND (October 29, 2013) A man who died Monday in a motorcycle crash on Interstate 45 in Navarro County was identified Tuesday as Jack Duane Burson, 56, of Rowlett.
Burson died after he lost control of his 2005 Harley Davidson motorcycle, which left the highway, crashed into a median cable and then hit a post, the Department of Public Safety said Tuesday.
At the time of the crash Burson was northbound on Interstate 45 about 12 miles south of Corsicana near Richland, a DPS report said.
He was alone on his motorcycle and was not wearing a helmet, the DPS said.
Burson was pronounced dead at the scene at around 5:30 p.m. Monday.
His body was taken to M.E. Smith Funeral Home, in Corsicana, where arrangements were pending.