Houston Police Department
Investigation into Fatal Traffic Accident at 8300 Hickok

November 13, 2012 -  Houston police are investigating a fatal traffic accident in the 8300 block of Hickok about 8:40 p.m. on Sunday (Nov. 11).

The identity of the male victim, 38, is pending verification by the Harris County Institute of Forensic Sciences.

HPD Vehicular Crimes Division Sergeant C. Nickerson and Officer J. Morales reported:

The victim was operating a green Kawasaki motorcycle eastbound on Hickok at a high rate of speed when he struck the back of a parked vehicle.  He was transported to Ben Taub General Hospital where he was pronounced dead.

JKS/JFC   11-13-12
Inc. #143173112-B

For additional information, please contact the HPD Public Affairs Division at 713-308-3200.