DALLAS (CBSDFW.COM) – Authorities are investigating a motorcycle crash that killed one on the Dallas North Tollway Saturday morning.
The crash completely shut down the northbound lanes of the DNT for hours after the wreck happened around 5:15 a.m.READ MORE: 'My Nerves Are Still Rattled': Passenger Aboard Amtrak Train Talks Crash
Highway patrol says it appears the motorcyclist was headed north and struck the concrete center median and a light pole. The driver was thrown from the bike and died.READ MORE: Man, Pregnant Woman & Baby Killed In Crash Along Highway 360; Police Investigating
The victim has not been identified.
Troopers say several other vehicles then hit the light pole that was down across the road but there were no other injuries.MORE NEWS: Flash Flooding: Second Body Recovered After Vehicle Swept From Texas Bridge
Investigators are still trying to determine what caused the motorcycle driver to lose control.