Terrell PD: Motorcyclist killed in crash on Hwy 80

Police in Terrell are investigating a deadly accident involving an 18-wheeler and a motorcycle.

It happened around 1:30 a.m. on Highway 80.

Police said a motorcycle slammed into the back of the 18-wheeler.

The rider was thrown from the bike and died on the highway, according to police on scene .

The motorcyclist has not been identified.