At approximately 10:45 p.m. on Wednesday, January 19, 2022, a man was driving near westbound SH-114 and Texan Trail when he spotted a motorcycle on the grass. He stopped to check on the rider and called 9-1-1.
The rider was unresponsive and medics pronounced the man dead at 10:58 p.m.
Officers noted skid marks on the road leading to the curb where the motorcycle crashed, along with a downed highway sign.
Investigators believe speed was a factor. The victim is a 23-year-old man from Grapevine. The medical examiner will release his name after notifying next of kin.