INWOOD - A Far Rockaway woman was killed after crashing her motorcycle into a telephone pole in Inwood.

Police say Melisa Harris was riding west on Sheridan Boulevard Sunday morning when she lost control and hit a pole.

They say the 31-year old suffered multiple injuries, including head trauma.

She was pronounced dead a nearby hospital.

Police say her 41-year-old passenger suffered a concussion, but is expected to survive.