Motorcyclist killed in FM 121 accident

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GRAYSON COUNTY, TX -- A man is dead after a crash near Van Alstyne Saturday afternoon.

Texas DPS says 48-year-old Troy Kardokus, of Wylie, was driving a motorcycle east on FM 121 when he hit a car stopped to make a turn onto Hynds Ranch Rd. Troopers say Kardokus was traveling in a no passing zone at a high rate of speed and tried to avoid the accident when he saw the car turning. Authorities say Kardokus hit the rear of the car and crashed.

He was pronounced dead at the scene.