HOUSTON – A man died in a motorcycle crash during police pursuit in the 10800 block of Galveston Road Wednesday night.
As per initial information, HCCO Precinct 8 deputies spotted a motorcycle attempting to race another.
As deputies initiated a traffic stop, the motorcycle took off and led deputies on a pursuit.
Deputies called off the pursuit due to safety concerns as the speeds reached in excess of 100 mph.
A short time later, the suspect was located in the vicinity of where the pursuit began.
The motorcycle took off on deputies again, and crashed a short time later.
The rider was pronounced deceased at the scene by ems.
HPD’s vehicular crimes division is assisting deputies with the investigation.