Fort Worth motorcyclist killed in Arlington wreck

Arlington police are investigating fatal wreck.
Arlington police are investigating fatal wreck. Star-Telegram archives

A 20-year-old Fort Worth man was fatally injured Thursday night when his motorcycle hit a car in an intersection, authorities reported.

Alexander Shuffield was eastbound on West Pleasant Ridge Road about 11:20 p.m. when a car turned from Windhurst Drive. Shuffield’s motorcycle hit the driver’s side of the car in the intersection, police said in a news release.

Shuffield was pronounced dead at Arlington Memorial Hospital at 12:02 a.m., the Tarrant County medical examiner’s office reported.

“Investigators will continue to look into the causes of the crash and examine the evidence from the roadway,” the news release said.