POLICE Department

Fatal Crash at 200 West 15th Street

February 16, 2016 - Houston police are investigating a fatal crash at 200 West 15th Street about 10:35 a.m. today.

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

HPD Vehicular Crimes Division Sergeant G. Hall and Officer O. Lewis reported:

The driver of a white Honda Civic, traveling westbound on West 15th, ran a stop sign and was struck by a black Ford tow truck traveling southbound on Yale.  The Honda's passenger died at the scene.

There are no charges in this incident, as the investigation is continuing.

KJS/JKS 2-16-16
Inc. #020503616-Q

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