VAN ZANDT COUNTY (KYTX) - A motorcyclist who failed to stop for Canton Police is dead after leading officers on a chase early Sunday.
Texas Department of Public Safety reports 40-year-old Michael Wayne Richardson of Duncanville was pronounced dead at the scene after he ran his motorcycle into the rear of an SUV.
Police were attempting to make a traffic stop when Richardson fled from officers and led them on a chase down I-20 in Van Zandt County.
The fatal wreck occurred at 1:27 a.m.
DPS says two occupants of the SUV , both residents of Mesquite, TX. were injured and treated and released from Trinity Mother Frances Hospital in Tyler.