Motorcyclist killed in northeast Houston wreck

November 4, 2012 9:53:57 AM PST
A motorcycle rider was killed after he crashed his bike into a vehicle in northeast Houston overnight.

It happened around 2:30am in the 9800 block of the North Freeway near West Road.

Police say the 33-year-old man was speeding and not wearing a helmet when he rear-ended a Chevrolet Impala.

Investigators say the man was thrown from the bike and died at the scene. His name was not released.

No one else was injured.