POLICE Department

Fatal Crash at 11100 Gulf Freeway

December 5, 2016 - Houston police are investigating a fatal crash that occurred at 11100 Gulf Freeway (South Interstate Highway 45) at about 6:50 a.m. today.  

The identity of the male victim is pending verification by the Harris County Institute of Forensic Sciences.  

HPD Vehicular Crimes Division Sergeant G. Lopez and Officer D. Ashford reported:  

The victim was driving a white Ford van northbound on the Gulf Freeway service road and failed to stay in a single lane and struck the concrete base of a light pole.  The victim died at the scene.  

No other vehicles or persons were involved in the accident.  

VHS/JKS 12-5-16
Inc. #154177216-O

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