Traffic Incident at U. S. 59 at Bellaire
March 24, 2006 -- Houston police
are investigating a fatal traffic accident at U.S. 59 at Bellaire
about 2:20 a.m. today (Mar. 24).
The male victim's identity is pending notification
to next of kin.
HPD Mobility Incident Management Division Sergeant
D. S. Runyan and Officer T. D. Houston reported:
The victim pulled over into the emergency lane
of the freeway after having a flat tire. He was attempting to
cross the freeway when the driver of a wrecker truck struck him.
No charges are pending against the driver at this time.
For additional information, please
contact the HPD Public Affairs Division at 713-308-3200.