POSTED: Monday, February 21, 2011 - 4:34pm
UPDATED: Thursday, March 24, 2011 - 1:37pm
KILGORE - On Saturday, February 19, at about 5:57 p.m. the Kilgore Police Department responded to State Highway 135 at the State Highway 31 overpass in response to a motorcycle crash.
Upon arrival, police found a 2001 Victory Motorcycle crashed on the roadway. The operator of the motorcycle was identified as Danny Albert Nauman, 36 years of age, of Kilgore. Mr. Nauman had sustained serious injury and was transported to Good Shepherd Medical Center (GSMC) in Longview.
Mr. Nauman later died from his injuries. Initial investigation suggests no other vehicles were involved in the crash and the speed of the motorcycle may have been a factor. Mr. Nauman was not wearing a helmet when the crash occurred. The crash is being investigated by Kilgore Police Department Traffic Officer John Rowe. If anyone has any additional information in regards to this incident please contact Officer John Rowe at 903-983-1559.