POLICE Department

Investigation into Fatal Crash at 7100 Sherman Street

July 12, 2021 - Houston police are investigating a fatal crash at 7100 Sherman Street about 4:30 p.m. last Friday (July 9).  

The identity of the male victim, 53, is pending verification by the Harris County Institute of Forensic Sciences.  

HPD Vehicular Crimes Division Sergeant F. Briones and Officer E. Clark reported:  

The victim was driving a gold Ford F-250 pickup truck westbound near the above address when the vehicle left the roadway and struck an electrical pole.  Houston Fire Department paramedics transported the driver to the hospital where he was pronounced deceased.  An adult male passenger in the truck did not suffer any injuries.  

Investigators believe the victim may have suffered a medical episode.  

The investigation is continuing.  

VHS/JFC  7-12-21
Inc. #092510321-S


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