Motorcyclist killed in crash in northwest Houston

Deputies say the biker was riding down Stuebner Airline late last night when lost control and crashed.

February 3, 2012 8:51:28 AM PST
Officers are looking into a deadly motorcycle accident on the northwest side of Houston.

It happened on last night on Stuebner-Airline at Lyons. The motorcyclist was identified by authorities as Harry Willard Limerick. Police say he apparently failed to make the curve in the road, hit the median and then slid across the roadway. Limerick was not wearing a helmet and died a short time later at the hospital.

This crash remains under investigation by the Harris County Sheriff's Office.