Fatal Crash at 6512 North Wayside
July 6, 2015 - Houston police are investigating a fatal crash at 6512 North Wayside about 4:45 p.m. on Sunday (July 5).
The identity of the male victim, 34, is pending verification by the Harris County Institute of Forensic Sciences.
HPD Vehicular Crimes Division Sergeant P. Lee and Officer H. Luu reported:
The victim was driving a silver Lincoln LS northbound on North Wayside when he lost control of the vehicle, swerved to the right side and crashed into a yard at the above address. The impact caused the victim to be ejected from the vehicle. He was pronounced dead at the scene. A male passenger, who suffered minor scratches, stated he and the driver were drinking before the crash and the driver was not wearing a seat belt.
For additional information, please contact the HPD Public Affairs Division at 713-308-3200.