ARLINGTON (CBSDFW.COM) – A teenager is dead after he lost control of his motorcycle Friday evening.
Arlington police say 19-year-old Aundre Thompson of Arlington was heading west on the 600 block of Woodcrest Lane around 6:30 p.m. when he hit a pole.READ MORE: Virtual Learning May Remain An Option At Some North Texas School Districts
Thompson was taken to Peter Smith Hospital in Fort Worth, where he died.READ MORE: Firefighters Battle Raging Fire At Addison Apartment Complex
Police spokeswoman Tiara Ellis Richard said there is evidence that Thompson was not wearing a helmet when the accident happened.MORE NEWS: Texas COVID-19 Hospitalizations At Lowest Level Since Last June
Richard says this is the eighth traffic fatality in Arlington in 2012.