Traffic Incident at 3600 Westpark
October 14, 2005 -- Houston
police are investigating a fatal motorcycle accident at 3600 Westpark
about 2:30 p.m. on Thursday (Oct. 13).
The victim, Samuel Robles, 42, was pronounced
dead upon arrival at Ben Taub General Hospital.
HPD Mobility Incident Management Division Sergeant
H.M. Garcia and Officer T.A. Nguyen reported:
Samuel Robles was attempting to turn eastbound
onto Westpark from Edloe when he struck a curb and slid out of
control. Robles became airborne and suffered severe head trauma
as he landed on the roadway. He was not wearing a helmet at the
time of the accident. No other vehicles were involved.
The investigation is continuing.
For additional information, please
contact the HPD Public Affairs Division at 713-308-3200.