POLICE Department

Investigation into Fatal Crash at 400 West 19th Street

August 1, 2019 - Houston police are investigating a fatal crash that occurred at 400 West 19th Street about 4:35 p.m. on Tuesday (July 30).

The female victim, 54, was transported to Ben Taub General Hospital where, on Wednesday (July 31), she was pronounced dead.

HPD Vehicular Crimes Division Sergeant M. Warhol and Senior Police Officer M. Burton reported:

The victim, a pedestrian, was crossing West 19th Street at the above address while not in a crosswalk when she was struck by a white Kia Sport.  The driver of the Kia remained at the scene and was questioned and released.

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


KJS/JFC 8-1-19
Inc. #097576019-Z

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