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Cyclists’ Crashes Close Lanes

Cyclists’ Crashes Close Lanes
Posted June 8th, 2014 @ 8:05am by From our TV Partner Local 2

Two different motorcycle accidents Saturday evening closed the eastbound main lanes of U.S. 290 at Baker Cypress Road, according to Harris County deputies.



A Cypress Fair firefighter told Local 2 that the accidents happened 15 minutes apart.



The first accident occurred under the overpass at U.S. 290 at Barker Cypress Road. Officials said the victim of that accident was taken to a local hospital, but was eventually pronounced dead.



The second accident occurred at U.S. 290 at Telge Road. Officials said the victim had non-life-threatening injuries and was taken to a local hospital.



Officials said there were no details on how the accidents happened.




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