Motorcyclist arrested after chase ends in crash in northeast Harris County
A motorcyclist who tried to ride off from police in northeast Harris County is now in custody.
According to investigators, officers tried to pull over the rider on Lockwood and I-10 East for a traffic violation at around 1 a.m.
The rider refused to stop and sped off, leading police on a high-speed chase to Quail Tree. He did not realize the street was a dead and tried make a u-turn to get out.
The police officer also did not see that the street was a dead end and hit the motorcyclist, then crashed into a fence.
The rider was treated for a minor leg injury in the hospital. He was arrested on felony evading charges.