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Motorcyclist hit deer before fatal crash in Fort Worth, police say

A man died after flying off his motorcycle in Fort Worth early Wednesday.
A man died after flying off his motorcycle in Fort Worth early Wednesday. Courtesy

A 53-year-old man died early Wednesday after hitting a deer while riding his motorcycle near Lake Worth, police said.

The victim was identified by the Tarrant County medical examiner’s office as Fred Bandy of Fort Worth.

First responders arrived at the 9800 block of Watercress Drive around 12:30 a.m. to find him lying in the road.

Bandy was taken to Texas Health Harris Methodist Hospital Fort Worth, where he was pronounced dead just before 1:30 a.m., according to the Tarrant County medical examiner’s office.

Azia Branson: 817-390-7547, @aziabranson

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