KWTX - Our Town - Headlines

Copperas Cove: Victim Of Deadly Motorcycle Crash Identified

COPPERAS COVE (October 29, 2013) Police Tuesday identified a Copperas Cove man who died after his motorcycle and a passenger car collided as Matthew Leyfett Walker, 45.

He died Friday night at Scott & White Hospital in Temple after the crash, which happened at around 8 p.m. at the intersection of East U.S. Highway 190 and Laura Street.

Walker was riding a 2014 Harley Davidson motorcycle east on Highway 190 when the driver of a westbound Mercury Sable who was trying to turn left from the center lane onto Laura Street pulled into his path.

The driver of the car, who wasn’t identified, was taken to Metroplex Hospital in Killeen with what were described as non-life-threatening injuries.

The accident is under investigation.


KWTX-TV News 10 6700 American Plaza Waco, Texas 76712 (254) 776-1330 Fax (254) 751-1088
Gray Television, Inc. - Copyright © 2002-2014 - Designed by Gray Digital Media - Powered by Clickability 229750331