Traffic Incident at 9200 Richland
January 21, 2006 -- Houston
police are investigating a fatal traffic accident at 9200 Richland
about 8:20 p.m. on Friday (Jan. 20).
The victim is identified as Booker T. Whitaker,
39. He was transported to Ben Taub General Hospital where he was
HPD Mobility Incident Management Division Sergeant
N. Nguyen and Officer D. Ertons reported:
The driver of a green Chevrolet Silverado truck
traveling eastbound on Richland was attempting to make a left
turn into a private driveway when he struck a westbound Yamaha
motorcycle being driven by the victim. Alcohol does not appear
to have been a factor.
For additional information, please
contact the HPD Public Affairs Division at 713-308-3200.