Harris Co. Crash Report: Fatality reported in semi vs. motorcycle crash on Katy Fwy at Wirt Rd

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Crash Report – Katy Fwy & Wirt Rd, Houston, TX

 

Report ID: 2024 April 4

NCIC#: Unknown

OFFICER ID#: Unknown


Traffic Unit(s) Involved: 2


Occupants: At least 2

Injuries/Fatalities: Yes

Vehicle Damage (If Any): Unknown but likely

Property Damage (other than vehicles): Unknown

Road Surface Condition (Dry, Wet, Snow, Mud, Dirt): Unknown

Manner of Crash Impact (Single Vehicle, Angle, Left Turn, Rear-End, Head-On, Sideswipe, U-Turn, Other, Unknown): Unknown

Location of Pedestrian/Cyclist (If Any): N/A

Narrative

HOUSTON, TX – One person died Thursday when a motorcycle and a semi collided at a busy intersection in western Houston.

The incident happened around 9:15 a.m. along the Katy Freeway at Wirt Road. This is near Hilshire Village.

There’s no word yet regarding the cause of the collision, and authorities have not yet named the victim publicly.

Officials encouraged drivers to avoid the area while crews attended to the victims and worked to clean up the wreckage.

The investigation is ongoing.

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