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UPDATE: Motorcycle Driver Killed Following High Speed Pursuit in Midland

Staff Report
NewsWest 9

MIDLAND – A motorcycle driver is dead following a high speed pursuit in Midland.

The pursuit ended in the 1200 block of South Midland Drive on Saturday evening.

DPS Troopers have confirmed to NewsWest 9 that the driver, 42-year-old Luis Heriberto Rodriguez of El Paso, Texas, was killed.

The cause for the pursuit has not yet been released but we're told Midland County Sheriff's Deputies were pursing the motorcycle when the motorcycle struck a meter causing Rodriguez to be thrown off the motorcycle into another vehicle.

No other details have been released.

DPS Troopers are still investigating the accident.

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