Traffic Incident at 1400 Shadowdale
April 12, 2005 -- Houston police
are investigating a fatal traffic accident in the 1400 block of
Shadowdale about 4:10 p.m. on Monday (Apr. 11).
The deceased male is identified as Oscar Resendiz,
21, of 10515 Norton.
HPD Traffic Division Sergeant M.W. Bearden and
Officer T. Nguyen reported:
Witnesses stated they saw a 2005 Acura RSX traveling
northbound on Shadowdale at a high rate of speed. The driver lost
control and began swerving. The vehicle went off the road and
struck a chain-linked fence and then a tree. The vehicle landed
upside down. The driver, Resendiz, was not wearing a seatbelt.
It was discovered the vehicle was stolen about
three days ago. An investigation is continuing to determine if
alcohol or drugs were factors in the accident.
For additional information, please
contact the HPD Public Affairs Division at 713-308-3200.