Richard Sampson crashes motorcycle into home, dies

A Montgomery County man was killed Friday evening when he drove his motorcycle through the side of his home.

Police say Richard Mark Sampson, 44, did a "wheelie" on his 2002 Suzuki Hayabusa, accelerated, struck a curb and crashed into the side of his Montgomery Village home.

When police responded to the home on Highland Hall Drive, they found Sampson pinned underneath the motorcycle. He died at an area hospital.

No one else was injured and the crash is under investigation.