Hood County man dies at scene of crash on Mambrino Highway

Beau Allen Nichols, 31, of the 5800 block of Belaire Circle in the Canyon Creek subdivision, died at the scene of an accident Thursday when his Suzuki motorcycle was struck from behind by a Toyota Camry, according to Justice of the Peace Judy Watson. Nichols was attempting to turn right onto Will Walters Road, about a half mile from Mambrino Baptist Church. Nichols, who was wearing a helmet, was pronounced dead at 8:23 a.m., Watson said. Neither of the two occupants of the Camry were injured. DPS troopers at the scene said the cause is under investigation.