Police identify motorcyclist killed in collision

The Austin Police Department has identified the motorcyclist killed in North Austin as 36-year-old Daryl Wayne Anderson Jr. 

Anderson was riding a 2018 white Harley Davidson motorcycle with two other motorcyclists heading east on Howard Lane, near Dessau Road, around 7:30 p.m. on Wednesday, August 7 when he hit a curb, lost control and was thrown from the bike, according to police. The motorcycle left the roadway and flipped several times in the center grassy median.

Excessive speed is not considered to be a factor.

The driver was not wearing a helmet.

Anyone with information regarding this case should call APD's Vehicular Homicide Unit at (512) 974-4424. You can also submit tips by downloading Austin PD's free mobile app on iPhone and Android. 



Man killed in North Austin motorcycle crash