Lubbock, TX (August 13, 2019) – On August 12, just before 6:45 p.m., a 2007 Pontiac was traveling south along Wayne Avenue.
The driver of the Pontiac stopped at a stop sign near the intersection of Wayne Avenue and 38th Street when his vehicle was rear-ended by a motorcycle as it passed through the intersection.
The driver of the motorcycle, who was identified as 21-year-old Garret W. Bednarz, incurred serious injuries and was transported to University Medical Center.
Authorities confirmed that Bednarz succumbed to his injuries later in the evening.
At this time, the collision remains under investigation by the Major Crash Unit of the Lubbock Police Department.
We would like to offer our sincere condolences to the family of Garret W. Bednarz. Our thoughts are with them at this time.
Fatal Motorcycle Accidents In Texas
Motorcycle accidents often result in life-altering injuries. Unfortunately, more than 500 people lose their lives in these unexpected collisions. When victims die as the result of motorcycle accidents, they often leave behind families who are responsible for the costs of funeral arrangements and other end-of-life expenses. When victims are killed in tragic collisions caused by reckless or negligent drivers, their families should contact a wrongful death attorney in Texas as soon as possible to protect their legal rights.
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