POLICE Department

Investigation into Fatal Crash at 8500 North Freeway

April 6, 2021 - Houston police are investigating a fatal crash at 8500 North Freeway (North Interstate Highway 45) about 12:50 a.m. today.

The victim, Raymond Lynch, 44, was pronounced dead at the scene.

HPD Vehicular Crimes Division Sergeant D. Rose and Officer A. Chheav reported:

Mr. Lynch, a pedestrian, was crossing the main lanes of the freeway at the above address when he was struck by a white Buick Verano sedan in the southbound lane exit ramp.  The driver of the Buick remained at the scene, was determined not to be intoxicated and was released.  

The investigation is continuing.

KJS/JFC 4-6-21
Inc. #044997321-M

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