Traffic Incident at 11800 East Freeway
September 23, 2006 -- Houston
police are investigating a fatal traffic accident in the 11800
block of the East Freeway (Interstate 10 East) service road about
4:05 a.m. today (Sept. 23).
The identity of a deceased female pedestrian,
believed to be in her 30s, is pending verification by the Harris
County Medical Examiner's office.
HPD Mobility Incident Management Division Sergeant
S.R. Sorge and Officer D. Gutierrez reported:
The driver of a BFI garbage truck traveling west
on the East Freeway service road struck a pedestrian walking in
the second lane of the service road. Paramedics pronounced the
pedestrian dead at the scene.
The investigation is continuing.
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