Houston Police Department
Fatal Traffic Accident at 9800 North Freeway

November 5, 2012 - Houston police are investigating a fatal traffic accident in the 9800 block of the North Freeway (North Interstate Highway 45) about 2:25 a.m. on Sunday (Nov. 4). 

The male victim, 33 , was pronounced dead at the scene.  His identity is pending verification by the Harris County Insitute of Forensic Sciences. 

HPD Vehicular Crimes Division Sergeant C. Nickerson and Officer B. Collins reported: 

The victim was operating a yellow Honda motorcycle at a high rate of speed northbound on the North Freeway when he struck the rear of a silver Chevrolet Impala, also traveling northbound on the freeway.  The victim was ejected from the motorcycle and died. 

VHS/  11-5-12
Inc. #139782812-C 

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