Motorcyclist killed in crash south of downtown identified by medical examiner’s office

Jonathan Augustin Torres died at the scene, authorities say

S. Flores Street and Cassiano Street intersection (Google Street View)

SAN ANTONIO – A 20-year-old motorcyclist who was killed in a crash south of downtown on Monday morning has been identified.

Jonathan Augustin Torres died at the scene of a crash at South Flores and Cassiano streets, according to the Bexar County Medical Examiner’s Office.

A preliminary report from San Antonio police states that before 8 a.m., Torres was driving his motorcycle at a high rate of speed southbound on Flores Street.

The driver of a pickup turned in front of the path of the motorcycle and Augustin lost control and crashed.

An investigation is ongoing.

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