Traffic Incident at 2200 Katy Freeway
March 11, 2006 -- Houston police
are investigating a fatal traffic accident at 2200 Katy Freeway
at 7:50 p.m. on Friday (March 10).
The identity of the deceased female victim is
pending verification by the Harris County Medical Examiner's office.
HPD Mobility Incident Management Division Sergeant
J.A. Ogden and Officer R. Stafford reported:
A driver of a green Ford Explorer traveling eastbound
on the Katy Freeway attempted to exit the freeway at Studemont
and lost control of his vehicle. The Explorer rolled over and
struck a metal guardrail, killing the front seat passenger. The
driver and two other passengers were transported to Memorial Hermann
Hospital in unknown conditions. The case will be referred to the
Harris County District Attorney's office for possible charges.
No other vehicles were involved in the accident.
The investigation is continuing.
For additional information, please
contact the HPD Public Affairs Division at 713-308-3200.