Traffic Incident at Schneider and E. Crosstimbers
April 9, 2005 -- Houston police
are investigating a fatal traffic accident at Schneider and E.
Crosstimbers today (April 9) about 12:30 a.m.
The identity of the female victim is pending
verification by the Harris County Medical Examiner's office.
HPD Traffic Division Sergeant D. S. Runyan and
Officer D. J. Gutierrez reported:
The female victim, driving a Pontiac Grand Prix,
was traveling northbound on Schneider at E. Crosstimbers where
she apparently ran a stop sign at the intersection. Her vehicle
was struck on the left side by a pick-up truck traveling east
on E. Crosstimbers. The female driver of the Pontiac was killed
instantly. A male and a female in the victim's vehicle were transported
to Ben Taub General Hospital. The male is listed in critical condition
and the female's condition is undetermined at this time. The occupants
of the other vehicle were not injured.
The investigation is continuing.
For additional information, please
contact the HPD Public Affairs Division at 713-308-3200.