Motorcyclist dies after losing control

March 6, 2008 7:49:30 AM PST
Authorities say speed may have played a role in a deadly crash in north Harris County.Investigators say two motorcycle riders were traveling eastbound on Champion Forest near Bammel at a high rate of speed. One of them lost control at a curve in the road, hit the curb and then hit an electric pole.

He died at the scene. Investigators say he was not wearing a helmet. The other rider was not hurt.

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