Traffic Incident at Ewing and Crawford
December 8, 2005 -- Houston
police are investigating the apparent suicide of a man in a fatal
traffic accident at Ewing and Crawford about 8:05 a.m. today (Dec.
The deceased male's identity is unknown at this
HPD Mobility Incident Management Division Sergeant
D. R. Hurd and Officer D. S. Schlichter reported:
The male, about 25 years of age, was walking
west on the south side of Ewing at Crawford. As a 1994 blue Mack
dump truck approached the intersection, the man dove under the
vehicle's rear wheels. He was pronounced dead at the scene. No
charges have been filed against the driver of the truck.
The investigation is continuing.
For additional information, please
contact the HPD Public Affairs Division at 713-308-3200.