Houston Police Department
Investigation into Fatal Traffic Accident at 7600 Main

April 13, 2015 - Houston police are investigating a fatal traffic accident at 7600 Main about 12:30 a.m. on Saturday (April 11).

The male victim, 29, was transported to Ben Taub General Hospital, where he was pronounced dead on Sunday
(April 12).  His identity is pending verification by the Harris County Institute of Forensic Sciences.

HPD Vehicular Crimes Division Sergeant J. Roberts and Officer T. Branford reported:

The victim was operating a white Harley-Davidson motorcycle at the intersection of Main and South Braeswood.  The driver of a silver Hyundai Elantra failed to yield the right of way and turned left into the intersection, striking the motorcycle.    

No charges have been filed in the accident.

The investigation is continuing.

KJS/JFC  4-13-15

Inc. #045127215-F


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