Authorities said a 36-year-old South Carolina woman was intoxicated and using her phone when she fatally struck a 53-year-old Crowley motorcyclist head-on in Granbury Sunday afternoon. [[367182841,C]]
David Kevin West was heading north on North Lipan Drive when authorities said a woman driving south in a 2004 Dodge Dakota drifted into the northbound lane and struck him near Loop 567 at about 1:30 p.m.
West's wife was driving a motorcycle behind him and witnessed the crash. Authorities said West was pronounced dead at the scene.
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Authorities said the driver of the pickup, LaDonna Welch, was intoxicated and using her phone at the time of the crash.
Welch remains in the Hood County Jail on a charge of intoxication manslaughter, according to authorities.