Traffic Incident at 15700 John F. Kennedy Blvd
August 27, 2005 -- Houston police
are investigating a fatal traffic accident at 15700 John F. Kennedy
Blvd. about 9 p.m. on Friday (Aug. 26).
The identity of the female victim, who was pronounced
dead at the scene, is pending verification by the Harris County
Medical Examiner's office.
HPD Mobility Incident Management Division Sergeant
D.S. Runyan and Officer D.J. Gutierrez reported:
The victim, driving a small, late model sports
utility vehicle, disregarded the stop sign at World Houston Parkway
and John F. Kennedy Blvd. The driver of an 18-wheeler, who had
the right-of-way, was unable to stop in time and struck the S.U.V.,
killing the victim instantly. The driver of the 18-wheeler was
transported to Houston Northwest Medical Center in an undetermined
The investigation is continuing.
For additional information, please
contact the HPD Public Affairs Division at 713-308-3200.