Traffic Incident at 6900 Eastex Freeway
January 28, 2007 -- Houston
police are investigating a fatal traffic accident in the 6900
block of the Eastex Freeway (Highway 59 North) about 4 a.m. today
The male victim died 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
P. Casares and Officer S. Johnson reported:
The victim was driving a black 2006 Mazda in
the northbound mainlanes of the Eastex Freeway. He drifted left,
after possibly falling asleep at the wheel, and struck the concrete
barriers. He was not wearing a seat belt.
information, please contact the HPD Public Affairs Division at