Man in motorcycle crash in east El Paso identified

A man was killed in a motorcycle wreck Friday, July 13, 2018. It happened in the 3400 block of Global Reach Drive near Montana Avenue, El Paso Police Department officials said.

A man was killed in a motorcycle crash early Friday morning.

It happened just after 2 a.m. on 3400 Global Reach Drive near Montana.

Investigators tell CBS4 that the 1984 Harley Davidson motorcycle crashed when it hit a curb and that no other vehicles were involved in the wreck.

The driver was identified ad 37-year-old Eduardo Morales of El Paso.

Police said Morales was not wearing a helmet and suffered serious head injuries when he was eject from the motorcycle.

Global Reach was closed for about 3 hours and later reopened just before 7 a.m.

Morales died at the scene, said police.

Investigators say Morales was under the influence of alcohol and was speeding.

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