Jun 25, 2013 5:09 PM
PREMONT - A motorcyclist is dead and another is in the hospital after they crashed on Highway 281 just outside of Premont. State troopers tell us both were headed north when a truck pulled out in front of them from FM 716.
Jesus Alaniz, 31, struck the truck and was thrown several feet. He died at the scene. The other rider, Romeo Trevino, 32, went down before he hit the front of the truck. Trevino was taken to the hospital with a head injury.
Paramedics took the elderly couple in the truck to the hospital in Alice to be checked out.
Troopers tell us both motorcyclists are from Alice.