Houston Police Department
Investigation into Fatal Traffic Accident at 1900 Texas

June 5, 2012 - Houston police are investigating a fatal traffic accident in the 1900 block of Texas about 8:05 p.m. on Monday (June 4).

The male victim, 58, of Houston, was transported to St. Joseph Medical Center where he was pronounced dead. His identity is pending verification by the Harris County Institute of Forensic Sciences.

HPD Vehicular Crimes Division Sergeant D. Usher and Officer B. Mark reported:

HPD officers responded to a traffic accident at the above location. When officers arrived, they saw the vehicle, a blue Scion Xd with minor damage. However, the victim had no visible injuries. The victim was then transported to the hospital where doctors advised he later died from an apparent heat attack.

VHS/KJS 6-5-12

Inc. #071178812-Y

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