Investigation into Fatal Crash at 6300 Richmond Avenue

Houston police are investigating a fatal crash at 6300 Richmond Avenue about 4:40 a.m. on Sunday (Nov. 22).
The identity of the male victim, 46, is pending verification by the Harris County Institute of Forensic Sciences.
HPD Vehicular Crimes Division Sergeant M. Warhol and Officer V. Ramos reported:
The driver of a black Maserati pulled out of a private drive into westbound traffic at the above address.  As the driver attempted to get to the median to go eastbound on Richmond Avenue, he stated he saw a motorcycle approaching from down the street, but thought he had time to make the turn.  As the driver was making the turn, the motorcycle, a red Ducati, struck the Maserati.  The motorcyclist was traveling at a high rate of speed at the time of the crash.
Paramedics pronounced the motorcyclist deceased at the scene.  The driver, 35, of the Maserati consented to a blood draw.
There are no charges at this time, as the investigation is continuing.
JFC/KJS        11-23-20
Inc #155448420-Q

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