Traffic Incident on Irvington at Caplin
March 6, 2006 -- Houston police
are investigating a fatal traffic accident on Irvington at Caplin
about 2 p.m. on Sunday (Mar. 5).
The male victim, Gary Callaway, 47, was pronounced
dead at LBJ Hospital.
HPD Mobility Incident Management Division Sergeant
N. Nguyen and Officer R. Breiding reported:
The victim was operating a blue Honda motorcycle
and traveling north on Irvington. The driver of a blue Econoline
van was traveling west on Caplin. When the van left the stop sign
at the intersection, the motorcycle struck the van's left rear
tire. According to witnesses, the motorcyclist approached the
intersection at a high rate of speed.
For additional information, please
contact the HPD Public Affairs Division at 713-308-3200.