Traffic Incident at 6300 Gulf Freeway
June 14, 2005 -- Houston police
are investigating a fatal traffic accident at 6300 Gulf Freeway
on Monday (June 13) about 11:30 p.m.
The identity of the female victim is pending
verification by the Harris County Medical Examiner's office.
HPD Mobility Incident Management Division Sergeant
G. T. Hall and Officer I. M. Labdi reported:
A 1998 Mercury Marquis traveling northbound on
the Gulf Freeway struck a pedestrian who was attempting to cross
the freeway. The victim was transported to Ben Taub General Hospital
where she was pronounced dead. The driver of the Mercury, who
was not injured, remained at the scene until officers arrived.
The investigation is continuing.
For additional information, please
contact the HPD Public Affairs Division at 713-308-3200.