Traffic Incident at 7400 Mesa Road
March 15, 2007 -- Houston police
are investigating a fatal traffic accident in the 7400 block of
Mesa Road about 9:40 a.m. on Wednesday (March 14).
The male victim was transported to a local hospital
where he was pronounced dead. His identity is pending verification
by the Harris County Medical Examiner’s office.
HPD Mobility Incident Management Division Sergeant
M. W. Bearden and Officer A. Taylor reported:
The victim was driving a commercial truck exiting
a truck station onto Mesa Road as another commercial truck was
entering the same station. The driver of the truck entering observed
the victim holding onto the steering wheel and shaking as the
victim drove into his truck. The victim continued into a six-foot
deep ditch near the entrance of the truck station.
Investigators have not determined if the victim
suffered a medical condition or died as a result of the accident.
The investigation is continuing.
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