Austin motorcyclist ejected after striking parked car, dies days later

An Austin man has died after he struck a parked car and was ejected from his motorcycle in North Austin. 

According to Austin police, at approximately 6:50 p.m. on February 8, 40-year-old Alejandro Aguilera drove his 2019 Yamaha MT-09 motorcycle into a parked 2011 Nissan Sentra. The accident occurred in the parking lot of the Studio 6 Motel located at 6603 N. IH-35 Service Road NB.

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According to police, the vehicle that Aguilera struck was legally parked. 

Aguilera was not wearing a helmet at the time he was ejected from his motorcycle. He was transported to Dell Seton Medical Center at the University of Texas where he later died on February 15. 


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Anyone with information regarding this case is asked to call APD's Vehicular Homicide Unit Detetcives at 512-974-6935. 

This is Austin's 18th fatal traffic crash of 2020, resulting in 19 fatalities. At this time in 2019 Austin recorded six traffic fatalities.