Man dies when motorcycle crashes into wall

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HOUSTON – Houston police are investigating a motorcycle crash that killed a man around 6:40 p.m. Sunday in southwest Houston, police said. 

Police said the man, whose identity is pending verification by family and forensics, was traveling at a high rate of speed while northbound on 10300 Main Street on a black Suzuki motorcycle.

The man attempted to brake when he encountered traffic and lost control of the motorcycle, striking a wall and flipping the motorcycle, police said. 

Officials said the man was pronounced dead at the scene.