Motorcyclist killed in accident with train in Sugar Land

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Tuesday, June 1, 2021
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Police say the motorcyclist was pronounced dead after being struck by a train traveling eastbound at Main and US-90 late Monday night.

SUGAR LAND, Texas (KTRK) -- One of the major intersections in Sugar Land is back open after a train hit and killed a motorcyclist overnight.

Just after 11 p.m. Monday, police say a train traveling eastbound hit a motorcycle at Main and US-90.

The motorcyclist was pronounced dead at the scene.

Crossings were blocked for several hours and reopened around 4 a.m.

It's not clear what caused the train and motorcycle to crash.