Houston police are investigating the fatal crash that occurred at 10400 Mykawa Road about 5:45 a.m. today (January 7).
The identity of the male victim is pending verification by the Harris County Institute of Forensic Sciences.
HPD Vehicular Crimes Division Sergeant K. Harris and Officer R. Saenz reported:
The driver of a red Kenworth tractor trailer truck pulled out of a private driveway, turning left onto Mykawa when the victim, operating a black Harley Davidson motorcycle at a high rate of speed, struck the back of the truck. The victim was pronounced dead at the scene. The driver of the 18-wheeler was evaluated and did not show signs of intoxication.
No charges have been filed at this time, as the investigation is continuing.