Motorcycle bursts into flames on local highway
A motorcyclist escaped serious injury Thursday night when he bike burst into flames while he was riding near the Fort Hood exit on U.S. Highway 190/Interstate 14 Killeen.
Police responded just before 10 p.m. Thursday.
The man told officers he laid the bike down when he saw the flames.
He escaped with minor injuries.
A portion of the highway was closed temporarily because of the fire.