SMITH COUNTY, TX (KLTV) - From the Texas Department of Public Safety:
On August 09, 2018 at approximately 10:10 PM, Troopers responded to a single vehicle fatal crash on FM-346 in Smith County, 0.7 mile west of the city of Whitehouse.
A preliminary crash investigation revealed that the driver of a 2008 Honda motorcycle, Michael David Moore, 63, of Tyler was traveling westbound on FM 346 when he ran off the roadway, struck a culvert and was ejected from the trike motorcycle.
Moore, who was not wearing a helmet, was pronounced at the scene by Justice of the Peace James Meredith, he was transported to Lighthouse Mortuary Services in Tyler.
The crash remains under investigation.