A T exas man is dead after crashing his motorcycle in Wood County.
T he sheriff's office says the accident happened on U.S. Route 6 on the railroad tracks near Weston after 530PM Saturday.
I nvestigators say two people were riding on the motorcycle when it struck a railroad crossing gate which witnesses say was flashing.
T he motorcycle traveled off the side of the road , and 62 year old Robert Theis of Bells, Texas died at the scene. His passenger 50 year old Donette Powers of Weston suffered non-life threatening injuries.