POLICE Department

Investigation into Fatal Crash at 5800 North Wayside Drive

June 24, 2022 - Houston police are investigating a fatal crash at 5800 North Wayside Drive about 12:05 p.m. on Thursday (June 23).

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

HPD Vehicular Crimes Division Sergeant F. Briones and Officer X. Zhang reported:

The male, a pedestrian, began walking across the roadway from a grass median - not in a crosswalk - at the above address when he was struck by a white Chevrolet Silverado pickup truck traveling southbound. Paramedics arrived and pronounced the male deceased.

The male driver, 34, did not show signs of intoxication and was questioned and released.

The investigation is continuing.

JFC 6-24-22
Inc #083019122-H

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