POLICE Department

Investigation into Fatal Traffic Crash at 13000 Gulf Freeway Service Road

November 12, 2015 - Houston police are investigating a fatal crash that occurred at 13000 Gulf Freeway (Interstate Highway 45 South) about 7:40 a.m. today (Nov. 12).

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

HPD Vehicular Crimes Division Sergeant G. Hall and Officer T. Van reported:

The victim was operating a black Yamaha motorcycle southbound at the above address.  While on an entrance ramp to the Gulf Freeway, the motorcycle left the roadway and struck a guardrail, ejecting the motorcyclist.  No other vehicles or individuals were involved in this incident.

The investigation is continuing.

KJS/VHS  11-12-15
Inc. #145557915-K

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