POLICE Department

Investigation into Fatal Crash at 4200 Sherwood

November 16, 2015 - Houston police are investigating a fatal hit-and-run crash at 4200 Sherwood about 9:30 p.m. last Friday (Nov. 13).

The female victim, 51, was pronounced dead at the scene.  Her identity is pending verification by the Harris County Institute of Forensic Sciences.

HPD Vehicular Crimes Division Sergeant J. Roque and Officer J. Jorsch reported:

The driver of an unknown brown vehicle was traveling at a high rate of speed at the above address when the vehicle struck a female pedestrian (victim).  The driver then fled the scene and remains at large.  Paramedics arrived and pronounced the victim deceased.  

Anyone with information about this case or the identity of the wanted driver is urged to contact the HPD Hit and Run Unit at 713-247-4065 or Crime Stoppers at 713-222-TIPS.

KJS/JFC  11-16-15
Inc. #146328515-U

For additional information, please contact the HPD Public Affairs Division at 713-308-3200.