Firefighter dies after being hit by pickup

August 2, 2010 9:25:23 AM PDT
A Houston firefighter died after he was hit by a pickup while riding his motorcycle over the weekend. It happened Sunday afternoon on FM 517 in San Leon. Public safety officers say 49-year-old Johnnie Williams was hit when Shane Holton ran a stop sign and pulled in front of him. Holton wasn't hurt in the accident.

No word yet if Holton will face any charges.

Williams worked out of Fire Station 71 in Clear Lake. Fire officials say Williams was off duty at the time of the accident.


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