Houston Police Department
Investigation into Fatal Traffic Accident at 300 Jensen

March 6, 2014 - Houston police are investigating a fatal traffic accident at 300 Jensen about 12:45 today (March 6).

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

HPD Vehicular Crimes Division Sergeant F. Briones and Officer T. White reported:

A red Ford Crown Victoria, driven by a civilian Houston Fire Department employee,  and a white Buick La Sabre were both traveling northbound in the 300 block of Jensen.  The Buick failed to maintain a single lane of traffic and struck the Ford.  The impact pushed the Ford across the southbound lanes of traffic, onto a sidewalk, striking the victim.  

The investigation is continuing.

Inc. #027582314-D

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