POLICE Department

Investigation into Fatal Crash at 900 East Memorial Loop Drive

June 16, 2022 - Houston police are investigating a fatal crash at 900 East Memorial Loop Drive about 6:55 a.m. today (June 16).

The identity of the deceased male, 59, is pending verification by the Harris County Institute of Forensic Sciences.

HPD Vehicular Crimes Division Sergeant L. Ross and Officer R. Saenz reported:

Witnesses advised investigators the driver of a white Mercedes ML350 was traveling southbound at the above address. He accelerated quickly, drove off the roadway, and struck a concrete culvert and multiple trees. Houston Fire Department paramedics transported the driver to Memorial Hermann Greater Heights Hospital, where he was pronounced deceased.

Investigators believe the driver may have suffered a medical episode before the crash.

The investigation is ongoing.

SOA/JFC 6-16-22
Inc. #079655922-T

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