News: Pickup truck driver fatally strikes motorcyclist on State Hwy 6, near Piping Rock Ln
Posted on Monday, August 23rd, 2021 at 8:48 pm
HOUSTON, TX – A motorcyclist died after being struck by a pickup truck on State Hwy 6 early Saturday morning, Click 2 Houston reports.
Jan Zbigniew Lewandowski, 62, was driving a black Ford F-150 on northbound State Hwy 6 when he failed to yield while making a left turn and collided with the 60-year-old victim who was riding a Suzuki Boulevard motorcycle.
First responders arrived around 2:30 a.m. and pronounced the victim dead at the scene. Police believe Lewandowski was impaired and arrested him on charges of DUI and manslaughter.
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