Kurt Shidler Injured in Accident at US 59 in Houston, TX

December 13, 2023
Victim's Name(s)
Kurt Shidler
Type of Accident
Motorcycle Accident
Alcohol/Drugs Suspected

Where it Happened

U.S. 59, Houston, TX, USA

Additional Information

Investigating Officer or Authority
Texas Department of Public Safety
Vehicles Involved
Yamaha VMX12
US 59
Injuries Sustained

Serious injuries

Apparent/Alleged Cause of Accident

Yamaha VMX12 veered into a curb and crashed

What Happened

Authorities are investigating a crash that injured a motorcyclist at US 59 in Houston, TX on December 13th, 2024. Police say the incident happened around 10:29 p.m. Investigators are saying a motorcycle headed southbound on the feeder road lost control for unclear reasons and struck a curb, crashing as a result. The driver, identified as 57-year-old Kurt Shidler, was seriously injured, according to reports. Additional information was not available.

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