POLICE Department

Investigation into Fatal Crash at 10500 East Freeway

January 14, 2022 - Houston police are investigating the fatal crash that occurred at 10500 East Freeway (East Interstate Highway 10) about 3:30 a.m. on Tuesday (January 12).

The identity of the male victim, 29, is pending notification to family members by the Harris County Institute of Forensic Sciences.

HPD Vehicular Crimes Division Sergeant D. Griffiths and Officer Z. Radcliffe reported:

The victim was driving a silver Toyota Corolla on the East Freeway when he failed to maintain a single lane and hit the guardrail.  The vehicle flipped and the victim was ejected.  He was transported to Ben Taub General Hospital where, on Wednesday (January 13), he was pronounced deceased.

The investigation is continuing.





JKS/VHS 1-14-22
Inc. #004849122-X

 

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