Motorcyclist killed after crashing into a drunk driver

POSTED: Monday, November 21, 2011 - 4:45pm
UPDATED: Friday, April 13, 2012 - 9:54am

BRYAN -- A woman is charged with drunk driving and a North Carolina man is dead tonight after a motorcycle accident in Bryan.

Police arrested 21 year-old Samantha Benefield, of Cypress, for driving while intoxicated after a motorcycle collided with her sedan on Saturday.

The motorcyclist, 37 year-old Jerry Powers, was not wearing a helmet and he was pronounced dead on the scene.

Benefield was taken to the Brazos County Jail on $3,000 bail and has since bonded out.


Comments News Comments

Post new Comment