SAPD investigating fatal motorcycle accident on north side

SAN ANTONIO - EMS responded to a fatal motorcycle accident on the north side Monday night, according to the San Antonio Fire Department.

SAFD said the call came in around 8:50 p.m. for an accident in the 3800 block of West Avenue.

A motorcyclist carrying a passenger was traveling southbound on West Avenue when he was hit by an SUV that was trying to turn into the Arbor Place apartment complex, authorities said.

Neither the bike driver nor his passenger was wearing a helmet according to police. The passenger, a 41-year-old Latin woman died at the scene.

The bike driver was transported to University Hospital where his condition is currently unknown.

The driver of the SUV was evaluated at the scene and wasn't sent to the hospital. He also passed a field sobriety test.

KENS 5 will keep you updated on this story as more information is released. 

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