POLICE Department

Investigation into Fatal Crash at 7800 Richmond Avenue

December 6, 2021 - Houston police are investigating a fatal crash at 7800 Richmond Avenue about 6 p.m. on Saturday (Dec. 4).

The identity of the male victim, 29, is pending verification by the Harris County Institute of Forensic Sciences.

HPD Vehicular Crimes Division Sergeant D. Rose and Officer F. Flynn reported:

A blue BMW X3 sports utility vehicle was driving eastbound at the above address.  The roadway was wet and the driver of the BMW lost control and slid.  The vehicle left the roadway and crashed into a tree in the median.  Paramedics transported the driver to Memorial Herman - Texas Medical Center where he was pronounced deceased.

The investigation is continuing.

JFC/VHS 12-6-21
Inc. #162466321-W

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