Motorcyclist killed in crash with dump truck on Loop 410 identified

Bexar County Medical Examiner’s Office identified him as Lee John Maher

SAN ANTONIOUpdate (11:30 a.m. Thursday): A motorcyclist who was killed in a crash with a dump truck on Loop 410 has been identified.

The Bexar County Medical Examiner’s Office identified him as Lee John Maher, 47.

San Antonio police said Maher crashed into a guardrail as he tried to pass a Solid Waste Management dump truck on the eastbound lanes of Loop 410 at Villamain. After crashing into the guardrail, he was hit by the dump truck, police said.

He was pronounced dead at the scene. The truck driver remained at the scene and cooperated with authorities.

No charges are expected to be filed.

Original (8:51 a.m. Tuesday): A motorcyclist was killed in a crash involving a dump truck on Loop 410 on the South Side, according to San Antonio police.

The crash happened before 7:30 a.m. on eastbound Loop 410 at Villamain, not far from Southton Road.

Details about the crash are unknown, but police said the driver of the motorcycle was pronounced dead at the scene.

The driver of the dump truck remained at the scene and was cooperating with investigators.

The eastbound lanes were closed in the area as authorities investigated but they have since reopened.

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