Collision kills motorcyclist in Southeast Arlington

The accident occurred at the intersection of Mayfield Road and Judy Lynn Drive

Keaton Pendley

Arlington Police are investigating a fatal motorcycle accident that occurred Wednesday afternoon in Southeast Arlington.

At around 4:30 p.m., police officers arrived at the intersection of Mayfield Road and Judy Lynn Drive where a motorcycle rider, identified as 26-year-old Desmond Jones, of Lancaster, collided with a tractor trailer. He was pronounced dead at the scene. 

The investigation is still in its early stages, and detectives are still trying to determine the exact cause of the accident.

Arlington Scanner (Twitter: @AFD_APDScanner) contributed to this report.