SUGAR LAND – A motorcyclist was killed after being hit by a train traveling eastbound at Main and Highway 90 late Monday night.
When police officers and firefighters arrived at the scene, they located a burning motorcycle which collided with a train,
The rider of the motorcycle was pronounced deceased at scene.
After the incident, crossings were blocked for several hours and reopened around 4 a.m.
It’s not clear what caused the train and motorcycle to crash. Authorities are trying to determine if the motorcycle was on the tracks prior to impact or if the rider struck the moving train.