Motorcyclist killed after hitting guardrail on I-10 East, HCSO says

Motorcyclist killed in crash involving 18-wheeler on I-10, HCSO says (Copyright 2023 by KPRC Click2Houston - All rights reserved.)

HOUSTON – A motorcyclist has reportedly died after hitting a guardrail on I-10 Sunday night.

According to the Harris County Sheriff’s Office, the crash occurred near Spur 330 at around 7:20 p.m.

Initial information suggested the motorcyclist hit an 18-wheeler, however, officials later said he actually hit the railing.

The motorcyclist also had a passenger on the back of his bike. She was taken by Life Flight to a nearby hospital and is reportedly in stable condition.

Those driving along I-10 reported major traffic jams near the crash scene as crews work to clean it up.

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