Houston Police Department
Fatal Traffic Accident at 1000 Evergreen

April 29, 2014 - Houston police are investigating a fatal traffic accident at 1000 Evergreen about 5:45 p.m. on Monday (April 28).

The male victim, 56, was transported to Ben Taub General Hospital where he was pronounced dead.

HPD Vehicular Crimes Division Sergeant A. Vanderbull and Officer B. Clarke reported:

The victim was operating a black Buell motorcycle westbound on Lawndale when he attempted to turn left onto Evergreen.  He failed to yield the right of way to the driver of a red Chevrolet Trailblazer which then struck him. The driver of the Trailblazer remained at the scene.  At this time, there are no charges in this incident.

KJS/JFC 4-29-14
Inc. #052298014

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