A person died in a motorcycle crash late Thursday morning in east Houston.

The crash occurred about 11:50 a.m. on Market at Uvalde, according to the Houston Police Department.

Police said investigators have been sent to the scene, but so far no other information was available about the crash, which happened near an Academy store.

Police have re-routed motorists in the area, snarling traffic.

More details will be reported as the story develops.