Traffic Incident at 9605 Southwest Freeway
April 17, 2006 -- Houston police
are investigating a fatal hit-and-run traffic accident at 9605
Southwest Freeway about 2:20 a.m. today (Apr. 17).
The name of the deceased female is being withheld
pending notification to family members.
HPD Mobility Incident Management Division Lieutenant
L. Martinez and Officer S. Bolton reported:
The female victim was standing near a vehicle
on a public parking lot when a truck driven by an unknown suspect
backed into her, pinning her between the two vehicles. She was
pronounced dead at the scene. One other person was injured and
transported to an area hospital. The suspect fled in the truck.
Anyone with information on the suspect or the
truck is urged to contact the HPD Hit and Run Detail at 713-247-4065
or Crime Stoppers at 713-222-TIPS.
information, please contact the HPD Public Affairs Division at