Traffic Incident at 7000 Southwest Freeway
September 23, 2006 -- Houston
police are investigating a fatal traffic accident in the 7000
block of the Southwest Freeway (U.S. Highway 59 South) about 11:10
p.m. on Friday (Sept. 22).
The name of a deceased pedestrian, a female believed
to be about 40 years old, has not been released pending verification
by the Harris County Medical Examiner's office.
HPD Mobility Incident Management Division Sergeant
D.S. Runyan and Officer S.M. Johnson reported:
The female pedestrian attempted to cross the
freeway on foot when a vehicle driving in the southbound lanes
of the freeway fatally struck her.
No charges are expected to be filed against the
driver at this time.
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