Houston Police Department
Fatal Traffic Accident at 23900 Eastex Freeway

December 19, 2014 - Houston police are investigating a fatal traffic accident at 23900 Eastex Freeway (North U.S. Highway 59) about 2:30 a.m. today.

The male victim, 21, was pronounced dead at the scene. His identity is pending verification by the Harris County Institute of Forensic Sciences.

HPD Vehicular Crimes Division Sergeant J. Rossman and Officer M. Serafine reported:

The victim was driving a black BMW 7 sedan northbound on the Eastex Freeway when he attempted to exit at Northpark. He lost control of the vehicle, left the roadway and then struck a tree.

KJS/JKS 12-19-14
Inc. #161060314-V

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