A Washington County man is dead following an early-morning collision Friday near Navasota.
55-year old Craig Allen Sweed of Washington, was pronounced dead at the scene, on State Highway 6, inside the Navasota city limits.
According to Navasota Police Chief Shawn Myatt, Sweed was northbound on Texas 6, when he was rear-ended by a pickup driven by a Conroe man. Sweed’s motorcycle overturned and slid into a ditch. Sweed was not wearing a helmet.
Traffic was diverted for about six hours. No charges have yet been filed, but the investigation continues.