Car fatally strikes motorcyclist in Acres Homes

Posted on Wednesday, July 14th, 2021 at 8:24 pm    

HOUSTON, TX – A person riding a dirt bike was struck and killed after they ran a stop sign in the Acres Homes community on July 7, reports The Leader.

At around 8 p.m. Darryl Johnson, 30 was traveling west on Williamsdell St on a dirt bike.

Johnson then allegedly ran the stop sign at the intersection of Williamsdell St and Majorie St and was struck by a vehicle that eastbound. The impact launched Johnson off his bike.

First responders took Johnson to an area hospital where he died from his injuries.

The driver who allegedly struck Johnson was questioned by police.

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