Traffic Incident at 5900 Fuqua
January 13, 2007 -- Houston
police are investigating a fatal traffic accident at 5900 Fuqua
about 9:20 p.m. on Friday (Jan.12).
The victim, Jesse J. Caldera Jr., 28, of Pasadena,
was pronounced dead at the scene.
HPD Mobility Incident Management Division Sergeant
P. Casares and Officer R.
According to witnesses, Mr. Caldera was operating
an off-road, four-wheeled ATV at an unsafe speed while traveling
eastbound on Fuqua. At the intersection of Fuqua and South Wayside,
he lost control of the vehicle, crashing through a wooden barricade
and continued on into a wooded area where he struck a ditch. No
other vehicles were involved and there were no other injuries.
Alcohol may have been a factor.
Thee investigation is continuing.
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