Man killed in motorcyle crash on I-45 south at Beltway 8

HOUSTON – Houston police are investigating a fatal crash involving a motorcycle on Gulf Freeway south at Beltway 8 in southwest Houston.

Just after 7:30 Thursday morning, a man was pronounced dead at the scene, police said. Police have not released his identity pending completion of the investigation.

According to investigators, the victim was riding a motorcycle on an entrance ramp of the Gulf Freeway when he hit a guardrail and flew off the motorcycle.

No other vehicles were involved.

Police continue to investigate.