Houston Police Department
Investigation into Fatal Crash at 1700 Antoine

June 16, 2015 - Houston police are investigating a fatal crash at 1700 Antoine about 7:10 p.m. on Monday (June 15).

The male victim was transported to Memorial Hermann Northwest Hospital where he was pronounced dead. His identity is pending verification by the Harris County Institute of Forensic Sciences.

HPD Vehicular Crimes Division Sergeant P. Kung and Officer C. Washington reported:

The victim was riding a bicycle northbound on Antoine when he and the driver of a white Isuzu box truck both stopped at a red light at the intersection of Long Point. When the light turned green, the Isuzu's driver proceeded through the intersection, striking the bicyclist. The driver remained at the scene and told responding HPD officers he did not see the bicyclist either at the light or when he drove through the intersection.

At this time, there are no charges in the incident. The investigation is continuing.

KJS/JFC 6-16-15
Inc. #077516615-R

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