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Motorcycle rider dies in accident on FM 3007

Officers responded to a fatal motorcycle accident around noon on Saturday, June 6 on FM 3007 near CR SE4375.

Derrell Jack Hall, age 67 of Wills Point, was traveling south on FM 3007 as part of a motorcycle group on a 1999 Harley Davidson Sportster. Mr. Hall lost control of his bike, and despite wearing a helmet, he sustained a head injury. He was pronounced dead at the scene by Justice of the Peace Robert Zinn. See the June 11 edition of the Mount Vernon Optic-Herald for the rest of this and other accident reports.