Houston— Man Died in Fatal Motorcycle Accident near Main Street
Posted on Tuesday, January 15th, 2019 at 3:33 am
A fatal accident in North Freeway Service Road near Main Street took the life of one person, last January 13.
According to initial reports, the wreck occurred at approximately 3:05 p.m. at the 2500 block of North Freeway. A motorcycle was heading south on the freeway when, for reasons that are yet to be determined, it crashed into a red Toyota vehicle that traveling on the southbound lanes.
The force of the impact left the rider with injuries. He was later rushed to Ben Taub Hospital where he later succumbed to his injuries. His identification has not been disclosed by authorities.
Meanwhile, the man behind the Toyota did not suffer from any injury. He was also not identified.
The Houston investigators arrived at the scene to determine what led the crash. No charges have been filed as the investigation is still underway.
With sincerest sympathies, we would like to express our deepest condolences to the family and relatives of the deceased. May you find strength in each other as you go through this sorrowful time. We strongly believe that the Houston Police Department will do everything to bring justice where it is due.
According to statistics, at least one person dies from a car accident every two minutes. Most common causes of Texas car accidents include unsafe lane change, following too closely or tailgating, failing to yield, and speeding.
While on the road, it is important to avoid any form of distractions and be completely aware of our surroundings–while keeping in mind that our choices, especially when we are behind the wheel, can be impactful on the lives of other people.