On Thursday, September 7, 2017 at 6:43 a.m, Beaumont Police responded to a major crash involving a truck and a motorcycle. Both vehicles were traveling west in the 5700 block of Washington when the driver of the truck attempted to make a u-turn. The motorcycle was unable to stop and struck the front left quarter panel of the truck. The driver of the motorcycle was transported to the hospital where he later succumbed to injuries sustained from the wreck. At this time, next of kin has not been notified, therefore the identity of the victim is not being released.