Motorcyclist killed in crash on Hwy. 6 access road identified

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WACO, Texas (KWTX) Police Tuesday identified a motorcyclist who died early Monday afternoon in Waco after losing control of his bike on a sharp curve on a State Highway 6 access road as Lewis Towner, 49, of Lorena.

Towner’s bike slammed into a guardrail.

He died at the scene, Waco police Sgt. W. Patrick Swanton said.

“The crash investigation is ongoing,” Swanton said Tuesday.

The accident occurred just after 12:30 p.m. on the northbound Highway 6 access road near Imperial Drive.

Police believe speed was a factor.