A Beaumont Police spokesperson has released the name of a man killed in a motorcycle accident over the weekend.
The accident happened just before 5 p.m. Sunday.
According to police, Perry Michael Herring, 53, of Beaumont, was riding a motorcycle at a high rate of speed on Pine Street near Lasalle Street. The motorcycle left the roadway and struck a tree.
Perry was taken to the hospital by ambulance. He was pronounced dead Sunday night.
The police spokesperson said Perry was not wearing a helmet.
The accident remains under investigation.