Traffic Incident at Reed Road and Coffee
December 12, 2005 -- Houston
police are investigating a fatal traffic accident at Reed Road
and Coffee about 5:30 p.m. on Sunday, December 11, 2005.
The identity of the female victim is pending
verification by the Harris County Medical Examiner's office.
HPD Mobility Incident Management Division Sergeant
H. M. Garcia and Officer R. S. Kessler reported:
The female was riding a motorcycle eastbound
of Reed Road when she struck the passenger side of an oncoming
vehicle turning southbound on Coffee. The female was thrown from
the motorcycle and landed on a cyclone fence. After the initial
impact, the vehicle veered in the same direction and struck the
female. There were two people in the car transported to Ben Taub
General Hospital with minor injuries. The female victim was pronounced
dead at the scene.
The investigation is continuing.
For additional information, please
contact the HPD Public Affairs Division at 713-308-3200.