Cedric Benson, who was the 4th pick in the 2005 NFL Draft, died on Saturday night in a motorcycle crash. He was 36.
According to KXAN in Austin, Benson and another woman were pronounced dead at the scene of the accident, which took place around 10:20 PM.
Police told the station a mini-van was trying to cross an intersection when it ran into Benson's motorcycle. Two other people were injured in the crash
Earlier in the day, Benson posted a photo of a BMW motorcycle, which he captioned, "My Saturday evening."