Traffic Incident at 6500 North Freeway
January 31, 2007 -- Houston
Police are investigating a fatal traffic accident in the 6500
block of the North Freeway (IH-45 North) about 9 p.m. on Tuesday
The male victim was pronounced dead at the scene.
His identity is pending verification by the Harris County Medical
HPD Mobility Incident Management Division Sergeant
W.R. Cumbess and Officers Y. Woods, M. Lowder and R. Kessler reported:
A witness observed a pedestrian cross the northbound
mainlanes of the North Freeway and continue across the southbound
lanes. A blue Mitsubishi Endeavor was southbound on the mainlanes
and struck the victim. No charges are pending against the driver
of the Mitsubishi.
The investigation is continuing.
additional information, please contact the HPD Public Affairs
Division at 713-308-3200.