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Deceased dog on Highway 90 causes single motorcycle accident

SAN ANTONIO, TX – A San Antonio motorcyclist is recovering in the hospital after sustaining serious injuries as the result of a collision on the West Side Highway early Thursday morning.

According to KSAT, the accident occurred along the eastbound access road near Springvale shortly before 3 a.m.

A witness recalled seeing the motorcyclist thrown from his bike after striking a dog that had been lying dead in the middle of the roadway. The motorcycle continued down the road for some distance after the rider was ejected.

The 48-year-old man was transported to a local hospital where he remains in critical condition as of Thursday evening. Details regarding his identity have not been made available to the public at this time.

At Herrman and Herrman, our premier team of San Antonio motorcycle accident attorneys understands the troubles that come along with being involved in an unexpected collision. If you have been injured as the result of a motorcycle accident on one of San Antonio’s many freeways, you could be entitled to compensation. Contact our offices today to speak with a licensed attorney with regard to your individual case.