Traffic Incident at 8700 Mesa
June 7, 2005 -- Houston police
are investigating a fatal traffic accident at 8700 Mesa about
11:55 p.m. on Monday (June 6).
The victim, Lennie Douglas, age unknown, was
transported to LBJ Hospital where she was pronounced dead.
HPD Mobility Incident Management Division Sergeant
S. Sorge and Officers J. Tippy and R. Brieding reported:
A 1992 Chevrolet Cavalier driven by Ms. Douglas
was attempting to enter traffic from a gas station parking lot
when it was struck by a Ford F-150 pickup truck traveling north
on Mesa. A passenger in the Cavalier sustained a broken leg and
the truck driver received minor injuries. Both were transported
to Ben Taub General Hospital.
The investigation is continuing.
For additional information, please
contact the HPD Public Affairs Division at 713-308-3200.