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HOUSTON A motorcycle rider is dead after colliding with wrecker truck Saturday morning in southwest Houston, police said.

According to the Houston Police Department, the accident happened around 5:30 a.m. on Airport Boulevard at Sandpiper Drive.

The truck driver said the man on the motorcycle did not have his lights on and was flying down the road when he turned and hit him.

Police said the truck driver might not be charged if they can determine if lights were on and in fact that motorcycle rider was speeding.

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