Arturo Castorena Killed in Accident at Spur 408 in Dallas, TX

October 11, 2023
Victim's Name(s)
Arturo Castorena
Type of Accident
Commercial Truck
Alcohol/Drugs Suspected

Where it Happened

State Route 408 Spur, Dallas, TX, USA

Additional Information

Investigating Officer or Authority
Texas Department of Public Safety
Vehicles Involved
Harley-Davidson FLTRXS Motorcycle, Commercial Truck
Spur 408
Injuries Sustained

Fatal injuries

Apparent/Alleged Cause of Accident

Harley-Davidson FLTRXS Motorcycle and a Commercial Truck were involved in a collision

What Happened

Area authorities are investigating a crash that killed at Spur 408 in Dallas, TX on October 11th, 2023. Police say the incident happened around 5:23 p.m. According to investigators, a motorcycle operated by 60-year-old Arturo Castorena was northbound on Spur 408 at the time. For unknown reasons, the vehicle collided with a tractor-trailer in a right lane, causing it to lose control. Reports say the motorcycle fell onto its side, ejecting Castorena from the vehicle. The truck involved is said to have continued northbound without stopping, however, authorities could not confirm if that driver was aware of the collusion. Castorena suffered fatal injuries in the incident. Additional information was not available.

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