POLICE Department

Investigation into Fatal Crash at 7700 Westheimer Road

August 2, 2021 - Houston police are investigating the fatal crash at 7700 Westheimer Road that occurred about 10:40 p.m. on Sunday (August 1).

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

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

A light-colored Kia Sorento was traveling westbound on Stoney Brook Drive when the victim attempted to run across the roadway, not in a crosswalk, and was struck by the Kia.  The driver of the Kia fled the scene and remains at large.  The victim was pronounced dead at the scene. 

Anyone with information on the identity of the suspect wanted in this case is urged to contact the HPD Vehicular Crimes Division at 713-247-4072 or Crime Stoppers at 713-222-TIPS.     

JKS/VHS 8-2-21
Inc. #103694021-D

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