Traffic Incident at 9400 East Freeway
August 15, 2005 -- Houston police
are investigating a fatal accident at 9400 East Freeway on the
ramp to the westbound loop on August 14, 2005 about 11:30 p.m.
HPD Mobility Incident Management Division Sergeant
T.D. McCabe and Officer T.D. Houston and I.M. Labdi reported:
An unidentified male was struck by Chevrolet
pick up while walking in the middle of the ramp. The driver of
the Chevrolet saw the pedestrian and tried unsuccessfully to avoid
him. The pedestrian was pronounced dead at the scene. Eyewitnesses
confirm these details. There were no signs of impairment on the
part of the Chevy driver.
For additional information, please
contact the HPD Public Affairs Division at 713-308-3200.