Traffic Incident at 4600 Almeda Genoa Road

July 7, 2007 - Houston police are investigating a fatal traffic accident involving a pedestrian at 4600 Almeda Genoa Road on July 7, 2007 about 2:05 a.m.

The victim, Alonzo Golden, struck the windshield and was pronounced dead at the scene. His family was present at the scene of the accident.

HPD Mobility Incident Management Division Sergeant D. Arnold and Officers D. Gutierrez and S. Johnson reported:

A late model Mercedes-Benz was traveling westbound on Almeda Genoa Road when it hit a male pedestrian that was attempting to cross the road. The driver of the vehicle was unable to stop as the victim walked in front of his vehicle.

No charges are pending against the driver at this time. A female passenger in the Mercedes-Benz was not injured in the accident.

JGA 7-7-07

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