Fatal Traffic Accident at 10400 Northwest Freeway

November 30, 2009 - Houston police are investigating a fatal traffic accident in the 10400 block of the Northwest Freeway (U. S. Highway 290) about 12:40 a.m. on Saturday (Nov. 28).

The male victim, 31, was pronounced dead at the scene. His identity is pending verification by the Harris County Medical Examiner’s Office.

HPD Vehicular Crimes Division Sergeant S. R. Sorge and Officer I. Jefferson reported:

The victim was driving his Mercury sport utility vehicle westbound in the 10400 block of the Northwest Freeway when he lost control of the vehicle and flipped the SUV. The Mercury then struck a guardrail on the right shoulder.

There were no other vehicles involved in this incident.


VHS/KJS 11-30-09
Inc. #172980109

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