Pickup truck driver arrested after suspected DWI crash kills motorcyclist in Houston

Posted on Tuesday, August 24th, 2021 at 5:52 pm    

HOUSTON, TX – The driver of a pickup truck police believed to be responsible for a fatal motorcycle crash was taken into custody on Saturday night.

According to Fox 26 Houston, the accident was reported at about 2:30 a.m. along Highway 6, just north of the Westheimer Road intersection.

Investigators say the driver of the pickup turned in front of the motorcyclist while they were attempting to make a U-turn, causing the two to collide.

After conducting a sobriety test, the driver was taken into custody on charges of driving under the influence.

The identities of those involved are unavailable at this time.

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