Fatal Traffic Accident at 775 Gellhorn
January 19, 2010 - Houston police are investigating a fatal hit and run traffic accident at 775 Gellhorn about 6:05 a.m. on Saturday (Jan. 16).
HPD Vehicular Crimes Division Sergeant D. Morgan and Officer D. Harwell reported:
Mr. Maslen was standing behind his trailer in a parking area for box trailers behind the Anheuser Busch Plant, possibly loading or unloading something from the trailer, which wasn’t hitched to a tractor. At some point, another trailer, hitched to a red Freightliner tractor, backed into him. The driver of the unknown tractor-trailer left the scene. The investigation is continuing.
Investigators urge anyone with information in this accident to contact the HPD Hit and Run Detail at 713-247-4065.
For additional information, please contact the HPD Public Affairs Division at 713-308-3200.