A man has died after a car crash in Candlelight Plaza late last week, according to the Houston Police Department.

The victim’s identity is pending an autopsy from the county’s medical examiner, according to the department.

The man at about 12 a.m. Sept. 30 was driving a green Kawasaki Ninja ZX motorcycle east at 1200 Pinemont Drive, police said, when he allegedly ran a stoplight and collided with a white Dodge Ram pickup truck heading north on Ella Boulevard.

Paramedics pronounced the motorcyclist dead at the scene, according to the department.

The man driving the pickup was questioned at the scene and released, according to the department. There have been no charges filed as of Tuesday, according to the department.

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