Man killed in motorcyle v. car wreck


uesday afternoon at approximately 4:28 p.m. Amarillo Police officers responded to a motorcycle v. car wreck in the 5300 block of East Amarillo Boulevard.

According to police Honda motorcycle was traveling east bound. The driver was speeding when he collided with a Honda Civic that was pulling out of a private drive.

33-year-old Douglas Eugene Thompson was identified as the motorcycle driver. Thompson died at the scene from injuries sustained in the crash. The driver of the Civic, 63-year-old Fowisia Jama Farah was uninjured in the wreck.

Amarillo Police Department's Traffic Investigation Squad is investigating the wreck.