Motorcyclist killed in crash on Loop 820


A motorcyclist was killed early Wednesday in a wreck at 1700 S.W. Loop 820, according to police and the Tarrant County medical examiner’s office.

The victim was identified by the medical examiner’s office as Jacob Shoemaker, 33, no address listed.

Officer Brad Perez said in an email that the motorcyclist, who was pronounced dead at the scene, may have hit the back of a tractor-trailer.

The wreck was reported at 1:08 a.m.

No further information was available.