WICHITA FALLS, TX (KAUZ) - Department of Public Safety troopers are investigating a deadly motorcycle accident in Wichita Falls that claimed the life of a longtime Allred Prison employee who was also a Wichita County jailer.
James Davis was traveling northwest on River Rd. approaching FM 1740 when he failed to maneuver a curve in the highway.
Davis was thrown from his 2009 Harley Davidson when he entered the ditch, Davis was not wearing a helmet and investigating Troopers believe speed was a factor in the crash. Davis was pronounced dead shortly after being transported to United Regional hospital in Wichita Falls.
Authorities say the 48 year old was not wearing a helmet--- and believe speed played a part in the crash.