Traffic Incident at 700 Elgin
June 14, 2005 -- Houston police
are investigating a fatal traffic accident in the 700 block of
Elgin about 3:45 p.m. on Sunday (June 12).
The deceased victim is identified as George McClellan,
54. He was pronounced dead at Ben Taub General Hospital.
HPD Mobility Incident Management Division Sergeant
N. Nguyen and Officer R. Kessler reported:
The victim was driving a blue Hyundai eastbound
on Elgin at Smith. For reasons unknown, the driver lost control
of the vehicle and struck a light pole. Houston Fire Department
personnel had to use the Jaws of Life to reach the victim trapped
in the vehicle.
For additional information, please
contact the HPD Public Affairs Division at 713-308-3200.