Traffic Incident at 1300 West Sam Houston Parkway
February 27, 2007 -- Houston
police are investigating a fatal traffic accident in the 1300
block of the West Sam Houston Parkway South (Beltway 8) southbound
service road about 10:30 a.m. today (February 27).
The victim, Preston Brown, 90, later died.
HPD Mobility Incident Management Division Sergeant
G.T Hall and Officer R. Saenz reported:
Mr. Brown was driving a maroon, 1990 Buick LeSabre
southbound on the service road in the 1300 block of the West Sam
Houston Parkway South. Brown left the roadway and struck a sign
and some bushes. The Buick continued to roll until it struck a
concrete abutment. Mr. Brown climbed out of the vehicle and was
transported to an area hospital, where he later died.
The investigation is continuing.
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