Houston Police Department
Investigation into Fatal Traffic Accident at 2200 Bingle

March 25, 2012 - Houston police are investigating a fatal traffic accident at 2200 Bingle about 11:10 p.m. last Saturday (March 23).

A male victim was pronounced dead at the scene.  His identity is pending verification by the Harris County Institute of Forensic Sciences.  A female passenger was transported to a local hospital with serious, but non life-threatening injuries.

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

The victim was operating a Gold Harley-Davidson motorcycle at a high rate of speed southbound on Bingle when he failed to maintain a single lane and struck a curb.  Both he and the female passenger were ejected from the motorcycle, killing him and injuring her.  

The investigation is continuing.

KJS/JFC  3-25-13
Inc. #035872913-U


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