POLICE Department

Investigation into Fatal Crash at 14400 Hempstead Highway

May 18, 2017HOUSTON - Houston police are investigating a fatal crash at 14400 Hempstead Highway about 5:15 p.m. on May 10. 

The identity of the female victim, 60, is pending verification by the Harris County Institute of Forensic Sciences. 

HPD Vehicular Crimes Division Sergeant F. Briones and Officer M. Matthews reported: 

The victim was driving a tan Chevrolet Trailblazer on Hempstead Highway, failed to control speed and struck a red Chevrolet Silverado pickup truck.  The pickup then struck a blue Ford Fusion.  The victim was transported to an area hospital where doctors pronounced her deceased two days later. 

No other persons were injured in the crash. 

VHS/JFC  5-18-17
Inc. #058667317 

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