San Marcos man dies in northeast Austin motorcycle crash


Photo: KXAN

AUSTIN (KXAN) — A man killed in a northeast Austin motorcycle crash last week was identified by the Texas Department of Public Safety Monday.

On April 8, 24-year-old Eric Strait from San Marcos was driving a 2011 Suzuki GXS motorcycle on State Highway 130 southbound around 8:35 p.m. DPS says Strait traveled off the roadway and into the median and was ejected from the motorcycle.

As a result of the crash, Strait was pronounced dead at the scene, DPS says. The crash happened north of Highway 290, East Parmer Lane and Gilleland Creek.

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