Houston police are investigating a fatal crash at 9600 Jensen Drive about 7:20 a.m. today (Jan. 23).
The identity of the male victim, 25, is pending verification by the Harris County Institute of Forensic Sciences.
HPD Vehicular Crimes Division Sergeant L. Ross and Officer M. Tamez reported:
The victim was operating a blue Suzuki motorcycle southbound at the above address as the driver of a black Jeep Cherokee was traveling westbound on Turner. When the Jeep’s driver failed to yield the right of way and crossed Jensen Drive, the motorcyclist struck the rear of the Jeep.
Paramedics transported the victim to Lyndon B. Johnson Hospital where he was pronounced deceased. The driver of the Jeep was not injured.
The investigation is continuing with no charges filed at this time.