Houston Police Department
Investigation into Fatal Traffic Accident at 4700 Memorial Drive

May 28, 2013 - Houston police are investigating a fatal traffic accident in the 4700 block of Memorial Drive about 2:17 a.m. on Monday (May 27).

The female victim was pronounced dead at the scene.  Her identity is pending notification to family members by the Harris County Institute of Forensic Sciences.

HPD Vehicular Crimes Division Sergeant T. Trometer and Officer J. Morales reported:

The victim was driving an orange Infiniti SUV eastbound on Memorial Drive at a high rate of speed when she failed to maintain a single lane and drove off the road and onto a concrete wall where the vehicle struck a metal rail.  No other persons nor vehicles were involved in this accident.

JKS/KJS  5-28-13
Inc. #065364913-W


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