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Motorcyclist killed, three injured in crash in Houston

HOUSTON, TX. – Authorities are investigating the cause of a motorcycle-vehicle crash that killed a man in Houston on Friday.

According to the Houston Police Department, the collision occurred shortly after 10:00 p.m. at 3800 Colgate Street. A white Toyota Venza was reportedly traveling through the intersection of Colgate and Park Place Plaza when it collided with a white Yamaha motorcycle. The 29-year-old rider was pronounced dead at the scene. The driver of the Toyota and three other occupants, a 60-year-old male driver, a 60-year-old female passenger, and a 7-year-old male passenger were all taken to a local hospital for treatment of non-life-threatening injuries.

The cause of the crash is still under investigation.

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Motorcyclist killed after attempting to flee from police

HOUSTON, TX – A motorcyclist was killed after crashing into a SUV while fleeing from Houston police on Tuesday, My San Antonio reports.

Authorities saw the biker on a stolen motorcycle and attempted to pull him over. The driver refused and sped off leading to a short pursuit along FM 1960.

The biker ran a red light at 100 mph and crashed into a 72-year-old woman driving an SUV at an intersection near Jones Road.

The motorcyclist was pronounced dead at the scene while the woman driving the SUV suffered minor injuries.

Since the man was being chased police when the accident occurred, homicide detectives are investigating the incident.

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