Clay Bench, 24, died after suffering blunt force trauma to his stomach and abdomen. He died at the scene of the accident on Wednesday afternoon.
Denton Police explain that the accident occurred just before 4:30 p.m. when the pickup truck was heading westbound on Pockrus Paige Road. The truck attempted to make a left onto Fox Sedge Lane when Bench tried to pass it on the left hand side and crashed into the truck driver’s rear door.
Bench was pronounced dead at the scene of the accident. The truck driver only sustained minor injuries and was not charged in the incident. His name has not been disclosed.
According to police, the motorcycle Bench had been driving was stolen in Arlington in early November. An investigation into the incident is currently underway.
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