Traffic Incident at 2400 South Loop West
January 20, 2007 -- Houston
police are investigating a fatal traffic accident in the 2400
block of the South Loop West (610 Loop) about 4 a.m. today (Jan.
The name of the deceased female victim is being
withheld pending notification to family members by the Harris
County Medical Examiner’s office.
HPD Mobility Incident Management Division Sergeant
P. Casares and Officer S. Johnson reported:
The victim and a male were driving in a white
Chevrolet SUV, traveling west on the South Loop. For unknown reasons,
the driver lost control and caused the vehicle to roll over several
times off the freeway and on to the service road. The male and
female were ejected. Paramedics arrived and pronounced the female
dead at the scene and transported the male to Memorial Hermann
Hospital in an unknown condition.
The investigation is continuing. It is unknown
who was driving the vehicle and whether alcohol was a factor in
information, please contact the HPD Public Affairs Division at