POLICE Department

Investigation into Fatal Crash at 6200 Dashwood Drive

October 4, 2021 - Houston police are investigating a fatal crash at 6200 Dashwood Drive that occurred about 3:05 a.m. today.

The identity of the male victim, 17, is pending verification by the Harris County Institute of Forensic Sciences.

HPD Vehicular Crimes Division Sergeant D. Rose and Officer K. Stout reported:

The victim was driving a gray Cadillac at a high rate of speed westbound on Dashwood Drive at the above address.  He then left the roadway and went into a ditch.  The vehicle overturned several times, striking a fire hyrdant and stop sign before stopping in a parking lot.  The driver, who was not properly restrained, was partially ejected and pronounced deceased at the scene.  

The investigation is continuing.

KJS/JKS 10-4-21
Inc #133550321-I

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