Victim identified in fatal Orange County motorcycle wreck
From DPS: "The Texas Department of Public Safety can confirm that Layne Floria, 37, of Beaumont, was the victim of the fatal motorcycle crash that occurred earlier this morning on Interstate 10 in Orange County.
This crash remains under investigation."
ORIGINAL NEWS RELEASE:
“At approximately 3:00a.m., the Texas Department of Public Safety (DPS) responded to a one vehicle crash on Interstate 10 in Orange County. The crash occurred near mile marker 870 and involved a motorcycle.
Preliminary reports indicate that a 2001 Yamaha motorcycle was traveling eastbound on Interstate 10. For an unknown reason, the driver lost control and fell off the motorcycle.
The driver, a 37-year-old male from Beaumont, was pronounced deceased by Justice of the Peace Stagner at the crash scene. His name will not be released until next of kin has been notified.
All eastbound traffic lanes of Interstate 10 were closed for about an hour, but have since reopened.
This fatal crash remains under investigation and there are no additional details to be released.”