Lufkin man dies in Wise Co. motorcycle crash

WISE COUNTY, TX (KTRE) - A 41-year-old Lufkin man died following a motorcycle accident in Wise County Tuesday afternoon.

According to an accident report from the Texas Department of Public Safety, Andre Rafel Jordan, 41, was riding his 2006 Suzuki motorcycle on Farm Road 1810 near Chico when the accident occurred at 1:30 p.m. Tuesday.

The report stated that Jordan was traveling west when he approached a curve and took faulty evasive action. After he left the roadway and lost control of the motorcycle, Jordan fell off the motorcycle and struck a guardrail. The motorcycle continued on into a field and hit a tree.

Jordan was transported by ambulance to the Wise Regional Hospital. He was pronounced dead at the hospital at 3:04 p.m. Tuesday.

According to the DPS accident report, Jordan was wearing a helmet when the wreck occurred.

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