Motorcyclist killed in crash after running red light identified by medical examiner

Crash happened near Mission San Jose

Crash near Roosevelt and Mission (Joe Arredondo, KSAT)

SAN ANTONIOUpdate (5:30 p.m., Saturday):

A motorcyclist who was killed in a crash on the South Side earlier this week has been identified by the Bexar County Medical Examiner.

Edward Kazak, 62, died from blunt force injuries and cardiovascular disease, according to the ME.

At last check, no criminal charges have been filed against the driver involved.


A motorcyclist in his 60s sustained life-threatening injuries after a crash on the South Side, according to San Antonio police.

Officers said the man on the motorcycle was heading south on Roosevelt Avenue when he reportedly ran a red light and collided with a vehicle turning on Mission Road.

Police mentioned there was a leg that was “hanging in there.” The man was transported to Brooke Army Medical Center with life-threatening injuries.

It’s unclear if speed or alcohol were a factor in the crash.

Police said the driver of the vehicle that was turning did stop.

KSAT will update you with the latest as it becomes available.

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Joe Arredondo is a photojournalist at KSAT 12.