Motorcyclist dealing with flat tire struck by truck

Accident on I-10 eastbound near Loop 1604 on Northwest Side

SAN ANTONIO – A motorcyclist was struck by a pick-up truck after pulling over to deal with a flat tire, San Antonio police said Friday.

The accident occurred just before midnight Thursday on Interstate 10 eastbound and Loop 1604 near Shavano Park.

Police said two motorcyclists had pulled over to the side of the road when the pick-up truck ran over one of them while attempting to change lanes.

The 22-year-old man hit was taken to University Hospital in stable condition. The other rider was not hurt in the accident.

Police said the driver of the truck will not be charged.


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