Traffic Incident at 6300 Gulf Freeway
May 6, 2005 -- Houston police
are investigating a fatal traffic accident at 6300 Gulf Freeway
about 5:25 a.m. today (May 6).
The victim, Catrina Chavez, age unknown, was
pronounced dead at the scene.
HPD Mobility Incident Management Division Sergeant
D. R. Hurd and Officer M. W. Potell reported:
The driver of a Metro Transit Authority bus was
traveling southbound in the 6300 block of the Gulf Freeway when
he struck a pedestrian who was walking across the freeway from
west to east. It is unknown why the pedestrian was attempting
to cross the freeway.
The investigation is continuing.
For additional information, please
contact the HPD Public Affairs Division at 713-308-3200.