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Motorcyclist killed after vehicle hits guard rail on Interstate 35W, police say

A motorcyclist was killed early Monday in a single-vehicle accident on Interstate 35W, police said.

Killed in the wreck was Michael Lee Jessup Jr., 26, of Fort Worth, according to the Tarrant County medical examiner’s website on Monday.

The accident was reported shortly after 2 a.m. in the 5000 block of Interstate 35W.

Officers determined that the motorcyclist left the roadway for an unknown reason and hit a guard rail.

The victim was pronounced dead at the scene.

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