Traffic Incident at 4900 North Freeway
May 21, 2006 -- Investigators
assigned to the Hit and Run Unit of the Mobility Incident Management
Division are investigating a fatal hit-and-run accident that occurred
in the 4900 block of the North Freeway at approximately 1:50 AM
on May 21, 2006. The accident claimed the life of a Hispanic female
Senior Police Officer A.J. Mock reports:
An adult female, whose name is being withheld
pending notification of family members, ran east into the southbound
lanes of the North Freeway and was struck by an unknown vehicle.
The victim was pronounced dead at the scene. The investigation
into this accident and the search for the vehicle that struck
the victim is continuing.
Anyone with additional information regarding
this fatal accident is urged to contact the Hit and Run Unit at
713-247-4065 or Crime Stoppers at 713-222-TIPS for a reward of
up to $5,000.
Incident # 79183806
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