A 23-year-old Tewksbury Soldier was killed in a motorcycle accident in El Paso, Texas Sunday morning.

The accident took place just after 9 a.m. Mountain Daylight Time on the Transmountain Highway near a summit in the Franklin Mountains. Army Spc. David A. Mulno, 23, of Tewksbury, was riding with friends when he lost control of his 2004 Black Kawasaki and hit a curb and then a guardrail.

Spc. Mulno graduated from Tewksbury Memorial High School in 2007 and had basic training at Fort Sill in Oklahoma in 2010. He was stationed at Fort Bliss in El Paso. He had been passionate with motorcycle riding as seen on his Facebook page.

Spc. Mulno is survived by his parents, Harry and Cathy Mulno of Tewksbury, as well as a younger sister.

Funeral arrangements are pending.