April 13, 2015 - Houston police are investigating a fatal traffic accident at 8100 Eastex Freeway (North U.S. Highway 59) service road about 4:30 p.m. on Saturday (April 11).
The identity of the male victim, 58, is pending notification to family members by the Harris County Institute of Forensic Sciences.
HPD Vehicular Crimes Division Sergeant R. Dukes and Officer O. Sulaiman reported:
The victim was driving a blue Suzuki Grand Vitara SUV northbound on the Eastex Freeway service road at the above address when his vehicle left the roadway and struck a freeway light pole.
Investigators determined the driver was not wearing his seat belt at the time of the incident.
For additional information, please contact the HPD Public Affairs Division at 713-308-3200.