Houston Police Department
Investigation into Fatal Traffic Accident at 11600 Haviland

June 9, 2014 - Houston police are investigating a fatal traffic accident at 11600 Haviland about 5:05 p.m. on Saturday (June 7).

The male victim's identity is pending verification by the Harris County Institute of Forensic Sciences.

HPD Vehicular Crimes Division Sergeant J. Briones and Officer A. Michon reported:

The victim was driving a gold Toyota Tundra pickup truck. For unknown reasons, the vehicle stopped on the tracks and was struck by an approaching train. He was pronounced dead at the scene.

KJS/JKS 7-9-14
Inc. #071145214-C

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