Traffic Incident at 5700 Gulf Freeway
July 11, 2005 -- A man is killed
after being struck by a moving vehicle while attempting to cross
the 5700 block of the Gulf Freeway on Sunday, July 10, 2005 around
According to Houston Police Department Mobility
Incident Management Division Officer J. Larson, the victim, Pedro
Izaguirre was attempting to cross the freeway when he was struck
by a large van in the southbound lanes of the Gulf Freeway driven
by Jorge Gutierrez.
Gutierrez immediately pulled over and waited
for police to arrive. Preliminary evidence indicates that Izaguirre
failed to yield to traffic. No charges are expected against Gutierrez.
AW/ MES 7-11-05
Inc # 105851405
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contact the HPD Public Affairs Division at 713-308-3200.