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Weatherford man dies in Hudson Oaks motorcycle accident

Hudson Oaks police say a man died in a single-vehicle motorcycle accident early Sunday morning on Interstate 20.
Hudson Oaks police say a man died in a single-vehicle motorcycle accident early Sunday morning on Interstate 20. Hudson Oaks police

A Weatherford man died early Sunday morning in a motorcycle wreck on Interstate 20, Hudson Oaks police said.

Two officers were notified by Parker County dispatch that a man later identified as Justin Northcutt, 36, was riding his Harley Davidson in an unsafe manner in the westbound lane of the freeway shortly after 2 a.m., police said.

They were told a short time later that the motorcycle had wrecked near 414 I-20 in the center median, police said.

Police arrived at the scene and called medical personnel who examined Northcutt and found no sign of life, police said.

No other vehicles were found to have been involved in the accident, police said.

Stephen English: 817-390-7330, @sbenglish74

WARNING: Graphic content. The Bedford Police Department is looking for the driver from a hit-and-run at 4:45 p.m. Oct. 28. This video shows a vehicle strike a motorcyclist in the 2400 block of Texas 121.

Early in their investigation, police think he might have hit the back of an 18-wheeler while traveling west on the highway.

The man riding the motorcycle hit his head on the pavement after the collision and was declared dead at the scene. The woman in the other vehicle was treated for minor injuries. The wreck happened at Preston Road and Spring Valley Road in north Da

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