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Motorcyclist arrested after chase ends in crash in northeast Harris County

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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.