Traffic Incident at 1900 Hollister
February 25, 2007 -- Houston
police are investigating a fatal traffic accident in the 1900
block of Hollister about 10 p.m. on Saturday (February 24).
The identities of the two deceased males, who
appeared to be in their twenties, are pending verification by
the Harris County Medical Examiner’s office. The driver,
also in his twenties, was transported to Ben Taub General Hospital
with undetermined injuries.
HPD Mobility Incident Management Division Sergeant
D.S. Runyan and Officer J. Vega reported:
Witnesses reported seeing a red 1997 Oldsmobile
traveling south on Hollister at a high rate of speed when the
vehicle struck a concrete bridge rail, head on. The two passengers
in the vehicle died at the scene.
Alcohol may have played a factor in the accident.
The investigation is continuing.
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