Motorcyclist dies after street race crash on W Little York Rd in Katy
Posted on Monday, April 4th, 2022 at 11:15 am
HARRIS COUNTY, TX — A man died early Saturday after crashing his motorcycle during a street race with another motorcyclist near northeast Katy, according to FOX29.
The fatal collision occurred on West Little York Road near the Briarstone Bay Drive intersection at about 12:30 a.m.
An early investigation indicates two motorcyclists were racing each other when one of them lost control. Moments later, the victim collided with a metal light pole, throwing him off his bike. Authorities said he came to rest in the roadway with severe injuries to a leg.
Medics rushed the injured rider to an area hospital where he was later pronounced deceased.
No other injuries have been reported, but police arrested the other rider for racing.
No further information has been released as of this writing.
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