Traffic Incident at 3600 Freshmeadows Drive
February 18, 2007 --Houston
police are investigating a fatal traffic accident in the 3600
block of Freshmeadows Drive about 8:30 p.m. on Saturday (February
The male victim was pronounced dead at the scene.
His identity is pending notification to family members by the
Harris County Medical Examiner’s office.
HPD Mobility Incident Management Division Sergeant
A.C. Francois and Officer J. Bashir reported:
The victim was driving a tan Ford F-150 south
on Freshmeadows Drive, at a high rate of speed, when he lost control
of the truck. The vehicle struck a curb and two parked unoccupied
vehicles before striking a tree. The passenger of the truck was
taken to Ben Taub General Hospital with unknown injuries. The
driver and passenger were not wearing seat belts.
Several opened beer containers were found in
the vehicle indicating alcohol may have played a factor in the
The investigation is continuing.
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