POLICE Department

Investigation into Fatal Crash at 1900 North Freeway

November 30, 2015 - Houston police are investigating a fatal crash at 1900 North Freeway (North Interstate Highway 45) that occurred about 7:10 a.m. on Sunday (Nov. 29).

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

HPD Vehicular Crimes Division Sergeant K. Harris and Officer T. Tran reported:

The victim was diving a black Honda Civic northbound on the North Freeway at a high rate of speed when her vehicle struck the center concrete divider.  The car traveled along the divider until it went airborne, struck a bridge support post and landed on top of the divider separating the North Freeway from the HOV lane.  The driver was pronounced dead at the scene.  No other persons were inside the Honda. The investigation is continuing. 

JKS/JFC 11-30-15
Inc. #152960015-J

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