Houston Police Department
Investigation into Fatal Traffic Accident at 11900 Palmsprings

April 1, 2015 - Houston police are investigating a fatal traffic accident at 11900 Palmsprings that occured about 8:30 a.m. today.

The identity of the male victim is pending notification to family members by the Harris County Institute of Forensic Sciences.

HPD Vehicular Crimes Division Sergeant G. Lopez and Officer J. Perrotte reported:

The victim, driving a brown GMC pickup truck, failed to maintain a single lane and drove into a ditch. The victim was transported to Clear Lake Regional Medical Center where he was pronounced dead. No other person(s) nor vehicles were involved. The investigation is continuing.

JKS/JFC 4-1-15
Inc. #040440815

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