POLICE Department

Investigation into Fatal Crash at 7100 Jensen Drive

November 3, 2020 - Houston police are investigating a fatal hit-and-run crash at 7100 Jensen Drive that occurred about 3:45 a.m. today (November 3).

The identity of the male victim, 44, is pending verification by the Harris County Institute of Forensic Sciences.

HPD Vehicular Crimes Division Sergeant D. Rose and Officer J. Roberson reported:

Witnesses stated the victim was walking on the southbound lanes of Jensen at the above address and, after seeing him stumble and fall, believed he was under the influence of drugs or alcohol.  A short time later, witnesses heard a crash and saw a black Nissan sedan or a gray pickup truck drive away from the scene, traveling southbound. 

Paramedics transported the victim to Ben Taub General Hospital where he was pronounced deceased.

Anyone with information on the wanted vehicle or suspect driver is urged to contact the HPD Hit and Run Unit at 713-247-4072 or Crime Stoppers at 713-222-TIPS.

JKS/JFC 11-3-20
Inc. #145910420-E

For additional information, please contact the HPD Public Affairs Division at 713-308-3200.