Fatal Auto-Pedestrian Accident at 8900 Winkler

December 15, 2008 - Houston police are investigating a fatal traffic accident in the 8900 block of Winkler about 8:50 p.m. on Saturday (Dec. 13).

The pedestrian, Manuel De Jesus Flores, 45, of Houston, was pronounced dead at the scene.

HPD Vehicular Crimes Division Sergeant J. Chambers and Officer J. Garcia reported:

Mr. Flores was leaving a bar and attempted to cross the street in the 8900 block of Winkler when he was struck by a white Dodge pickup truck. The driver of the Dodge pickup was questioned and released at the scene.

No charges have been filed at this time and the investigation is continuing.

Inc. #183270808

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