Motorcyclist dies in collision with car in downtown Houston

A motorcyclist dies after police say he ran a red light and struck another vehicle in downtown Houston.

December 12, 2013 9:01:03 AM PST
A motorcyclist is dead after allegedly running a red light in downtown Houston Thursday morning, according to HPD.

The accident happened around 2:20am on Elgin at Hamilton.

According to authorities, the motorcyclist was traveling eastbound on Elgin and ran the red light at the intersection of Hamilton. The motorcycle then struck a gray Toyota Camry traveling southbound on Hamilton.

The male victim was pronounced dead at the scene. The victim hasn't been identified. The driver of the Camry was questioned and released at the scene.

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