Taylor police say they are investigating the crash that occurred the evening of May 3 in the 5000 block of West 2nd Street. A caller had reported the crash just before 9 p.m.
A preliminary investigation shows a motorcycle, driven by 38-year-old Jacob Shelp, was traveling east on West 2nd Street when it struck a U-Haul rental truck that had entered an intersection while traveling north from FM 3349, says Taylor police.
Shelp was pronounced dead at the scene. The driver of the U-Haul truck was uninjured.
Anyone with information in this incident is asked to contact Officer Thomas Sirkis at the Taylor Police Department at 512-352-5551.
This is the first fatal collision in Taylor for this year, says police.