UPSHUR CO. - A Gilmer man is dead following an accident over the weekend in Upshur County.
According to a DPS preliminary report, Troy Cagle, 52, of Gilmer was riding his motorcycle on Hwy 271, about eight miles south of Gilmer when he struck a trailer that was backing up from a private driveway.
Cagle was taken to Longview Regional where he died of his injuries a short time later. A passenger riding with Cagle, Teresa Cagle, 56, also of Gilmer was transported to Longview Regional, and is listed in stable condition.
The fatal accident occurred shortly after 11:00 p.m. Saturday November 19, 2016.
The wreck remains under investigation.
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