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. The victim was identified as Michael Castille, a 58 year old Beaumont Man.