Traffic Incident at 12400 Westheimer
March 27, 2005 -- Houston police
are investigating a fatal accident in the 12400 block of Westheimer
about 4:40 p.m. Saturday, March 26.
The identity of the deceased passenger (H/m)
is pending an autopsy by the Harris County Medical Examiner's
HPD Traffic Division Sergeant T. McCabe and Officer
R. Davidson reported:
A 1994 Honda Accord was traveling at a high rate
of speed going eastbound on Westheimer. The driver of the vehicle
lost control, swerved across three lanes of traffic and struck
a large center point energy light pole. The impact of the accident
split the pole in half. The passenger was transported to Hermann
Hospital where he was pronounced dead.
For additional information, please
contact the HPD Public Affairs Division at 713-308-3200.