POLICE Department

Investigation into Fatal Crash at 10100 West Airport Boulevard

August 17, 2017 - Houston police are investigating a fatal crash at 10100 West Airport Boulevard about 9:20 a.m. today.  

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

HPD Vehicular Crimes Division Sergeant G. Hall and Officer R. Veal reported: 

HPD patrol officers saw a gold Chevrolet Impala, believed to be stolen, near the above address with no front or rear license plates and attempted to conduct a traffic stop.  The driver of the vehicle did not stop, accelerated and fled from officers.  The Impala then lost control, struck curbs and rolled over.  The passenger was ejected and was pronounced deceased at the scene.  The driver was taken into custody and transported to Memorial Hermann Southwest Hospital in an unknown condition. 

The investigation is continuing. 

VHS/JFC 8-17-17
Inc. #103886817-D

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