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Motorcycle rider killed in rural wreck Monday night

Amarillo, TX - A Wheeler County man is dead following a motorcycle wreck on a remote county road.

At 9:30 Monday night, Texas state troopers say 33 year-old motorcycle rider Tucker Ross Reames was killed when his bike collided with a pick-up as they were both making opposite turns around a bend on FM 277, five miles north of Allison.

In the collision, Reames was thrown from his motorcycle and landed in a nearby ditch.

Despite wearing a helmet at the time of the crash, troopers say he died from his injuries nearly three hours later.

The driver of the pick-up was uninjured in the crash.

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