Blotter: Ponder motorcyclist killed following collision

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This story was updated at 10:35 a.m. Monday to reflect changes that the motorcyclist was from Ponder and that he has not been identified.

A 55-year-old Ponder motorcyclist was pronounced dead after an accident in the 2200 block of Fort Worth Drive on Sunday.

The man has not been identified pending notification of next of kin.

The incident occurred after the orange Harley-Davidson the man was traveling south on Fort Worth Drive struck a Honda Pilot that failed to yield the right of way. Neither the 21-year-old driver nor the adult passenger of the Pilot were injured, according to Denton police spokesman Shane Kizer.

The driver was pronounced dead at the scene at about 5:45 p.m. by Denton Fire and Rescue, according to Denton fire spokesman Kenneth Hedges.

The investigation is ongoing.

Other reports

1600 block of East McKinney Street -- Officers were called to the scene about 1 a.m. on Saturday in reference to an indecent exposure call by two complainants. According to the victims, an unidentified man was seen masturbating in a grassy area behind a fence that separates two apartment complexes at the scene.

A report was filed, and the case is listed as pending.

3000 block of Fallmeadow Street -- Officers were called to the scene about 7:30 a.m. on Saturday in response to a report of public intoxication. The caller stated that a neighbor was drunk and attempting to gain access to their apartment without the caller's consent.

When officers arrived at the scene, the suspect was placed under arrest on charges of alcohol public intoxication in addition to an outstanding warrant in Denton and in Wichita Falls.


From 7 a.m. Wednesday to 7 a.m. Thursday, Denton police posted nine reports online.

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