Just after 7 pm Friday night a crash was reported to 911 dispatchers. According to Sgt. Barnhill with DPS New Caney, a Honda motorcycle was westbound on FM 1485 and crossed the center line at Pickering. That motorcycle then struck a Toyota head-on ejecting the motorcycle driver. EMC Fire Department and MCHD responded to the scene but were unable to save the motorcyclist. Montgomery County Precinct 4 Justice of the Peace James Metts ordered Eickenhorst Funeral Directors to transport the victim to the Montgomery County Forensic Center for autopsy.
The driver of the motorcycle has been identified as 55-year-old Richard House of Conroe. The driver of the Toyota was not injured.