Traffic Incident at South Sam Houston Parkway
Near W. Fuqua
May 17, 2006 -- Houston police
are investigating a fatal traffic accident on the South Sam Houston
Parkway West near West Fuqua about 9:50 a.m. on Tuesday (May 16).
The victim has been identified as Luis Elberto
HPD Mobility Incident Management Division Sergeant
L.Washington and Officer M. W. Gartman reported:
A dump truck and small passenger vehicle were
traveling eastbound on the South Sam Houston Parkway West near
West Fuqua. The truck was in the middle lane of traffic and the
vehicle, driven by Martinez, was in the left lane. The front left
of the truck struck the right side of the passenger vehicle. The
driver of the dump truck was not injured in this accident.
The cause of the accident is still under investigation.
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