UPDATED: Friday, April 13, 2012 - 8:54am
WACO -- Tonight Waco police are investigating the death of a man on a motorcycle after he sped off when they tried to pull him over.
37-year-old Michael Garcia was speeding on an I-35 access road near South 8th St. in Waco this morning.
When officers tried to pull him over he fled and they stopped chasing him.
Then Garcia ran a stop sign hit a curb when he was turning and was thrown along with the bike onto the highway.
That's when an 18-wheeler ran over the bike and the gas can exploded.
Police believe alcohol may have been a factor.