On Monday, May 13, 2019 at 6:36 a.m., Beaumont Police responded to the area of IH-10 and Magnolia, Eastbound in reference to a major traffic crash involving a motorcycle. According to multiple witnesses, the motorcycle operator was traveling at a very high rate of speed when he struck the concrete retaining wall on the inside eastbound lane of travel. The operator was thrown from the motorcycle into on coming westbound traffic, where he was struck by several vehicles. While on scene officers discovered that the motorcycle was reported stolen out of Houston. Officers also located a handgun along with a large quantity of narcotics and cash. The deceased has been identified as Stewart Dundee Henderson, a 30 year old Dayton, Texas man. Next of kin has been notified.
Beaumont Police Investigating Motorcycle Fatality- IH-10 near Magnolia
About the Author: Haley Morrow
Officer Haley Morrow has been with the Beaumont Police Department for 7 years. Officer Morrow served on Patrol prior to being assigned to the Police Community Relations Unit in July of 2016. Officer Morrow comes from a family of Beaumont Police Officers, to include her Father, Brother, and Husband. Her sister is also employed with the City of Beaumont as a 911 dispatcher.