Brownwood police issued a press release Monday morning about a fatal motorcycle accident late Saturday morning.

Randall Reed, 45, of Brownwood, died of internal injuries that were discovered at Brownwood Regional Medical Center, police said.

According to the press release:

On Saturday, at approximately 11:20 a.m., officers with the Brownwood Police Department, Brownwood Fire Department and Allegiance Ambulance Service responded to the area of Austin Avenue and Duke Street regarding a report of a motorcycle accident.  

Upon arrival, officers observed several motorists who had stopped to render aid to Reed. Reed was conscious and alert while speaking with first responders and indicated that he simply lost control of the motorcycle while traveling through the intersection.  Reed was transported to the Brownwood Regional Medical Center for treatment of his injuries.  

At approximately 6 p.m., the Brownwood Police Department was contacted by ICU staff members who indicated that Reed had succumbed to his injuries.