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Waco man dies in crash with San Marcos CISD bus


A Waco man died Saturday when his motorcycle collided with a San Marcos CISD school bus that was transporting the San Marcos High School junior varsity football team to a scrimmage in Waco.

At about 4:10 p.m., 18-year-old Brandon Ashley of West attempted to pass the bus on the right just as the bus turning right into Waco ISD Stadium near the intersection of Bagby Avenue and South New Road, according to reports.

Ashley clipped the right side of the bus and was thrown from his motorcycle. He was not wearing a helmet. Ashley was taken to Hillcrest Baptist Medical Center in Waco, where he died from his injuries.