HOUSTON - Houston police are investigating a fatal crash at 7700 Gulf Freeway (South Interstate Highway 45) that occurred about 5:35 a.m. today.
The motorcyclist was pronounced dead at the scene.
HPD investigators reported the following details, from the scene of the crash:
The victim was operating a black Harley Davidson motorcycle when he failed to control his speed and struck a gray Dodge Dart. The impact caused the motorcycle to swerve into the next lane where it was struck by a gold Toyota Tacoma pickup truck. The victim died at the scene. The drivers of the Toyota and the Dodge, who remained at the scene, were determined not to be impaired. Both drivers were questioned and released.
The investigation is continuing