A motorcyclist was killed Tuesday morning just north of Ben Wheeler.

According to a DPS preliminary crash report, Stacy Burkett of Ben Wheeler was northbound on Farm-to-Market 773 after stopping at the intersection of State Highway 64 and failed to yield the right-of-way to 51-year-old motorcyclist James Kinnaird of Chandler.

Burkett hit the motorcycle causing Kinnaird to be ejected from the bike. Kinnaird died at the scene.

The crash remains under investigation.