Traffic Incident at 1700 Parker Road
January 1, 2006 -- Houston police
are investigating a fatal accident at 1700 Parker Road on December
31, 2005 about 6:45 p.m.
HPD Mobility Incident Management Division Sergeant
R. Gonzales and Officer R. Stafford reported:
A white Ford Explorer was traveling eastbound
on Parker Road when the driver lost control of the vehicle and
crossed the median. The Ford went into a ditch on the westbound
side and rolled over, then struck a light pole, hit a cyclone
fence and then a tree. The driver was pronounced dead at the scene.
A witness told police that prior to the accident the Ford was
weaving in and out of traffic without the headlights being on.
For additional information, please
contact the HPD Public Affairs Division at 713-308-3200.